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Counterpoint hosts regular events across the world and publishes a variety of articles, news items and briefs. On this page you will find all of these including Counterpoints, our flagship series of commentary pieces

Immigration, Insecurity and Unemployment in the French Media

Immigration, Insecurity and Unemployment in the French Media

On 12 March Counterpoint and the Laboratoire Communication et Politique (LCP) held a seminar in Paris to present the findings of the French chapter...

Counterpoint in the FT and City A.M.

Counterpoint in the FT and City A.M.

Counterpoint contributes to Financial Times and City A.M. articles on populism.

The George Lakoff Interview in The Guardian

The George Lakoff Interview in The Guardian

You can find Zoe Williams’ interview with George Lakoff in the Guardian here.

Post-Davos note: the paradox of the populist threat

Post-Davos note: the paradox of the populist threat

Catherine Fieschi on why populism is really a threat for markets and politics

BBA Breakfast Briefing

BBA Breakfast Briefing

On the morning of February 4th we are chairing a breakfast briefing with the British Bankers’ Association on populism and the European Parliament elections

How to Reframe Human Rights in the UK? Focus on the Hidden Cultural Codes

How to Reframe Human Rights in the UK? Focus on the Hidden Cultural Codes

Giulio Carini explores how to reframe human rights

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Conspiracy Theories and the Media

Counterpoint's seminar with Slate.fr on the relationship between conspiracy theories and the media.

Researcher Vacancy

Researcher Vacancy

Counterpoint is looking for an outstanding Researcher for a multidisciplinary project focusing on policy-making, political narratives and the middle classes. The project links to...

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Inequality

A new Bridges pamphlet is coming out! The Tentacles of Circumstance: the Political Consequences of Inequality

In January we will be launching our new Bridges Project publication on the political consequences of inequality.  As usual, our approach is multidisciplinary.  The...

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Historic errors set in stone

Public monuments seem to have become the lightning rod of our cultural wars: from Robert E Lee, to Cecil Rhodes, to intimations that Nelson...

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

With public distrust of expertise at an all-time high, and an increasing demand for transparency, the messages of carefully constructed campaigns can easily fail...