Thinking Lab on Populism
Eduardo Suarez is a reporter for the Hispanic news channel Univision. He gained his experience working as foreign correspondent for the Spanish newspaper “El Mundo” in London, New York and Brussels. Eduardo is also a co-founder of “El Español”, a Spanish online newspaper and the founder of Politibot, a programme reporting on the recent Spanish elections. Furthermore he has published two books on US politics. Eduardo has studied Communication and Journalism in Salamanca.
On 28 June 2016, the German Federal Minister for Foreign Affairs, Frank-Walter Steinmeier, together with the German Federal Minister of State for Europe, Michael Roth, officially launched the DIALOGUE ON EUROPE-project at the Europasaal of the German Federal Foreign Office in Berlin. (more…)
The Thinking Lab on Populism is dealing with one of the fastest growing phenomena in current European politics. Well known in other parts of the world, such as Latin America, the concept of populism is still an unclear one. While many experts and journalists characterize very heterogenous political movements such as Podemos on the one hand, and far right protest movements like the German Alternative für Deutschland, as being populist, the Thinking Lab is benefiting from a broader view on the matter and will try to bring clarity into the debate.