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Selling A Volksgemeinschaft – The Normality of the Extreme
The Myth of Anne Frank
People know that Anne as well as her sister and mother were exterminated but for many readers Anne’s story ends with the hope that “people are really good at heart."
Alone with Charlotte Salomon
Now when over 400 of Salomon’s works are on display at the Jewish Museum in New York, on loan from the Joods Historisch Museum in Amsterdam, one would hope Salomon’s moment has come.
Education in the Netherlands: Segregation in a "Tolerant" Society
Senior Fellows Hiske Arts and Anita Nabha discuss discriminatory education practices in the Netherlands.
The Importance of History
Judith S. Goldstein delivered this talk at the 2017 Humanity in Action International Conference in Berlin, Germany.
Diplomacy in 3D, 4D and Beyond
Human Rights Diplomacy Amidst "World War LGBT": Re-examining Western Promotion of LGBT Rights in Light of the “Traditional Values” Discourse
In World War LGBT, the series of cultural proxy wars to influence a country’s geopolitical alignment with the West or the Russian Federation, one man’s freedom fighter is another man’s cultural imperialist.
Preface to Transatlantic Perspectives on Diplomacy and Diversity
Humanity in Action Press
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On People with Disabilities
What would happen if Hermione Granger was a girl with a disability? Why is disability is rarely discussed in terms of diversity? Who are people with disabilities?
Pre-Genocide - Warnings and Readiness to Protect
An anthology of personal interpretations, by researchers and writers, about alarm bells and the readiness to protect prior to genocides. The essays in this volume focus on the 1930s before the Holocaust in Germany, Poland, Hungary, Italy, the Netherlands and Denmark - as well as the years before the genocides in Armenia, Cambodia, Kurdistan, Rwanda and Bosnia.
Shifting Paradigms: Humanity in Action Senior Fellows on Policy and Pluralism Across Borders
Shifting Paradigms is a volume of diverse articles on cross-border policy and pluralism written by Humanity in Action Senior Fellows.
Two Trees in Jerusalem
Cornelia Schmalz-Jacobsen in her touching account "Two Trees in Jerusalem" tells about the resistance of her parents, Donata and Eberhard Helmrich, against the horrors of National Socialism.
Transatlantic Perspectives on Diplomacy and Diversity
Recognizing the intensification of transnational conflicts that both violently divide and intimately link our global communities, this book is a collection of diverse essays, which tackle international relations and migration.
Reflections on the Holocaust
The first book published by Humanity in Action, Reflections on the Holocaust is a collection of essays from Humanity in Action Fellows, Senior Fellows, Board members and lecturers from 1997 to 2010.