21 September 2023
California Law Eliminates Spousal Rape Exemption—But “Patriarchy Still Dies Hard” (Phiend / Flickr)

Restorative Justice in Ordinary Rape Cases

Alexane Guérin, a PhD student in political theory at Sciences Po’s School of Research and the Center for International Research (CERI) was recently awarded a […]
21 September 2023

Global Opinion on Climate Change

For nearly fifteen years, EDF and Ipsos have been polling public opinion around thirty countries on climate change perceptions: are people worried? Do they consider […]
21 September 2023
Sud de l’Ukraine, 11 juin 2022, l'icône de la Mère de Dieu dans une église détruite par les bombardements russes. Photo : Drop of Light pour Shutterstock.

Holy Russia Versus the West

In her latest book, ‘Holy Russia versus the West’ (‘La Sainte Russie contre l’Occident’), CERI research director Kathy Rousselet examines the relationship between the Russian […]
21 September 2023
a traffic Intersection in a modern subdivision by B Brown © 2003-2023 Shutterstock

European Cities: Governing the Transition to Sustainable and Decarbonised Mobility

by Charlotte Halpern  The European Union (EU) has committed to carbon neutrality by 2050, requiring a 90% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions from the transportation […]
21 September 2023
Volodymyr Zelensky au Parlement européen CC-BY-4.0: © European Union

Enlargement of the European Union: Stop or Else?

The influence of Eurosceptics in the European Parliament The invasion of Ukraine has once again brought the issue of European Union enlargement to the fore. […]
21 September 2023
We're,Moving- Everett Collection ©Shutterstock

Is State Reorganisation Perpetual?

by Philippe Bezes How often and how intensively are administrative structures inside central governments created, split up, merged and reformed by hierarchically shifting them, changing […]
16 April 2023
Cimetière national d'arlington Photos

Why War?’ – A Philosophical Question?

By Frédéric Gros ‘But why war?’ The question seems naive and childish. It is fundamental, but made obsolete by the glaring absence of a definitive […]
16 April 2023
MOSCOW, RUSSIA - MAY 09, 2014: Celebration of the Victory Day (WWII). Solemn passage of military hardware on Red Square. The Topol-M (SS-27 Sickle B) intercontinental ballistic nuclear missile complex

Facing Nuclear Vulnerabilities

By Benoît Pelopidas On 12 October 2022, the French President seemed worried about the growing number of references to nuclear weapons in the public arena […]
16 April 2023
Premiere operation-de lutte contre le terrorisme INTERPOL-AFRIPOL. Source INTERPOL

Counterterrorism: How to Fail Most Successfully

By Didier Bigo How to assess the counterterrorism policies implemented abroad to prevent attacks on French soil? These policies emerged during George W. Bush Junior’s […]