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Norm under fire: Support and opposition to EU's ratification of the Istanbul Convention
The Istanbul Convention on combating violence against women and domestic violence is contested across Europe by a strong anti-gender rhetoric, posing a direct threat to gender equality progress. Together with opposition ...
Host state reactions to home state diaspora engagement policies : Rethinking state sovereignty and limits of diaspora governance
During the last few decades, institutions, policies, and other state-sponsored mechanisms linking home states and diasporas have expanded well beyond traditional areas. Numerous states have established diaspora engagement ...
Mobilization against Sexual Harassment in the European Parliament : The MeTooEP campaign
The international #MeToo campaign against sexual harassment constitutes the most prominent contemporary campaign against sexual harassment worldwide. It exposed the issue by undermining the ‘culture of silence’ prevailing ...
Constructions of care in EU economic, social, and gender equality policy : Care providers and care recipients vs. the needs of the economy?
The European Union (EU) is facing a crisis of care due to demographic shifts, policies aimed at driving up women’s employment while cutting state care expenditures, and marketizing public care provisions. This article ...
Deaths, disappearances, borders: Migrant disappearability as a technology of deterrence
This paper analyses migrant disappearances in connection to EU bordering practices and techniques. Drawing on fieldwork in various localities at Greek borderlands, I argue that death or disappearance, due to drowning, ...
“It’s Like Shouting to a Brick Wall” : Normative Whiteness and Racism in the European Parliament
There is a notable gap in the academic literature on racism within European Union institutions. This article scrutinizes racism and normative whiteness in one of these institutions—namely, the European Parliament. The ...
Feminist Governance in the European Parliament: The Political Struggle over the Inclusion of Gender in the EU’s COVID-19 Response
The research objective of this article is to analyze the European Parliament’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic from the perspective of feminist governance. Feminist governance can either play a role in ensuring the ...
Building a DIY skatepark and doing politics hands-on
In recent years, informal and unauthorised amateur urban design solutions have become an urban trend in the global North. These Do-It-Yourself (DIY) urbanism actions can be playful commentaries, critical interventions or ...
The power of the economic outlook : An ideational explanation of the distinct pattern of Finnish wage setting within the Nordic context
Industrial relations scholars are paying increasing attention to the role of ideas in explaining shifts in bargaining systems and wage policies. This article contributes to this growing body of literature by conducting a ...