- Freedom of expression: what are the limits of free speech in the public sphere and what role should the law play in setting limits?
- What does citizenship mean in the 21st century?
- The role of religion in a secular society – what does a revival of religion mean for a secular Europe?
- How does an ostensibly secular society in Europe cope with public symbols and expressions of faith?
- What does it mean to be patriotic in today’s Britain and Germany?