Freedom of thought

  • ‘Roosevelt in The Hague’

    April 22, 2016

    This morning of Friday, 22 April at the Peace Palace, the Roosevelt Foundation and The Hague Institute for Global Justice are pleased to host the ‘Roosevelt in The Hague’ event chaired by His Royal Highness Prince Constantijn. Following the presentations by the Laureates, there will be an opportunity for the audience to ask questions.
    ’Roosevelt in The Hague’

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  • The Islamic veil, secularism and freedom of religion

    July 15, 2010

    “The burqa is a massive attack on the rights of women. It is a mobile prison”, Silvana Koch-Merin stated. Silvana, a German representative of the European Parliament, called for a ban on face-covering veils throughout Europe [1].There are many kinds of islamic veils, such as the niqab, burqa, chador, and khimar (see picture below). The […]

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