Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Dominique Moisi

Dominique Moisi is Senior Adviser at The French Institute for International Affairs (IFRI) and a professor at L'Institut d’études politiques de Paris (Sciences Po). He is the author of The Geopolitics of Emotion: How Cultures of Fear, Humiliation, and Hope are Reshaping the World.

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Jewish man in France
World Affairs 5

The Trauma of France’s Jews

In the aftermath of recent attacks on synagogues in France, British and American media reports made comparisons to the Nazi era, with some even referring to a French Kristallnacht. Such hyperbole… read more

Soldiers in WWI
World Affairs 9

The Return of the Sleepwalkers

The murder of Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife on June 28, 1914, triggered a series of bad decisions that culminated in World War I. With conflict currently brewing in the Middle East, Ukraine,… read more

Newsart for Europe’s Geography of Values
World Affairs 3

Europe’s Geography of Values

Confronted with Russia’s reassertion of its imperial tradition and the deceptive methods and reflexes of the Soviet past, how should Europe respond? To embrace an “energy raison d’état” that leaves… read more

Newsart for France’s Dissonance Quartet
World Affairs 1

France’s Dissonance Quartet

The National Front, the only French party to present a coherent, united, and purely negative position on Europe, is predicted by many public opinion polls to win next month’s European Parliament… read more

Newsart for Putin the Great
World Affairs 8

Putin the Great

One day, monuments to Vladimir Putin may stand in Russian cities, bearing the inscription: “The man who returned Crimea to Mother Russia.” But perhaps monuments will be erected on many European… read more

Newsart for The African Paradox
Culture & Society 0

The African Paradox

Africa has become a continent of hope in recent years. But the perpetuation of extreme violence contrasts starkly with Africa's favorable demographic profile, and its economic progress in recent… read more

Newsart for France’s Little Big Man
Economics 2

France’s Little Big Man

To outsiders, France is a country where political leaders’ extramarital relationships are tolerated, while badly needed economic reforms are not. But the world could be in for a surprise – or at… read more

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