Je ne suis pas Charlie : Charlie Hebdo Attacks, Media coverage and Postcolonial France

#JeNeSuisPasCharlie Wednesday morning 2 gunmen with automatic weapons entered the headquarters of satirist weekly Charlie Hebdo in Paris, killing 9 employees and collaborators, injuring others and then shooting deadly 2 policemen before fleeing. They were finally being killed by police forces on Friday afternoon. Since then, the national and international press have been dealing extensively […]

Harassment prevention at the EUI

Dear Readers, Following our survey on the impact of gender at the Institute, we have taken steps in concert with the academic services to improve the situation at the EUI. Many of you have shown interest and asked to be kept updated. Please find below a short summary of our last meeting with President Weiler […]

GRaSe in Rome: we are unstoppable!

No, it is not about the Vatican, but there was some grace in Rome last Saturday. For the 20th Rome LGBTQ Pride, members of the Gender, Race and Sexuality Working-Group send a small delegation and its slogan. Claiming equal rights « fuori i diritti », 200 000 people marched together in a cheerful atmosphere the streets of […]