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Cultural anxiety, class and populism

Counterpoint’s Catherine Fieschi recently contributed an expert briefing paper to a Policy Network seminar on Populism, Extremism and the Mainstream.

“Separating economic and cultural concerns about immigration will suppress the left’s chances of addressing citizens’ anxieties. The forms of right-wing populism that have emerged across Europe are a powerful reminder of how culture and economics can merge into powerful expressions of class.”

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Historic errors set in stone

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Developing a new language of persuasion: Counterpoint’s workshops on framing

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Europe’s riddle: Migration, community experiences and public opinion

Counterpoint examines the local experience of migration and integration across five European countries in light of continuing migration into Europe. Our research in Sweden,...