Nueva etapa en la UE: la política ha vuelto

18/06/2019. La UE sigue siendo un gran proyecto político que hay que fortalecer en términos políticos, económicos y estratégicos. Sobre este eje pivota la conversación entre el director de FAES, Javier Zarzalejos; la exministra de Asuntos Exteriores Ana Palacio y el doctor en Derecho por la Universidad de Harvard José María de Areilza sobre la nueva etapa en la UE, en la que la política va a pesar más que el derecho y que supone una oportunidad que España debe aprovechar.

The independentist fiction in Catalonia

13/06/2019. The only fault resides in a Catalan independentism that is featured by the institutional and constitutional disloyalty, as well as by the systematic incompliance with the democratic lawfulness. And the ones who are in jail are there ─the justice will have the last say─ as a consequence of their faulty acts. Illegal and antidemocratic.

2019 EU Elections Results: Why Populism Still Matters

10/06/2019. Rather than celebrating populism’s containment, MEPs must instead prepare to dampen its influence by responding to the genuine concerns of their citizens, reducing elitist inclinations, and opposing radical rhetoric.

The impact of the digital revolution in the political campaigns

04/06/2019. Nicco Mele, Head of the Shorenstein Center on Media Politics and Public Policy from the Harvard Kennedy School of Government, has discoursed about the impact of the digital revolution on the political campaigns and how it raises new challenges for democracy, in this FAES #Videoanalysis before the seminary organised by the Foundation and the US Embassy.

Aznar urges to revitalise NATO as the legitimating basis of the liberal world order

28/05/2019. In the presentation of the book ‘NATO as part of the UCD’s Foreign Policy design. Javier Rupérez’s role', José María Aznar has assured that “the Atlantic Alliance has protected our political systems and freedoms, but it needs to adapt to the new geopolitical environment”.

Las elecciones del 4 de Nisán de 5779: Netanyahu IV

17/05/2019. Israel asistirá con toda probabilidad a una nueva investidura como primer ministro de Benjamin Netanyahu, quien tendrá que hacer frente a cuestiones de profunda división en el pais.

Who should manage the public services in Spain?

14/05/2019. The dogmatic prejudice about the ‘remunicipalisation of public services’ satisfies the left, and that makes it necessary to untangle the lies and move forward to a public-private collaboration model.

The failure of 'remunicipalising' public services

14/05/2019. This FAES Paper untangles the clichés about efficiency and employability around the idea of ‘remunicipalising’ services, and it explains the European regulatory framework in terms of public concession contracts.