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How to Fix Democracy with Soraya Chemaly
Soraya Chemaly challenges the idea that democracy in the United States was every "unbroken." Click to learn more.
Tech & Society: Take Action! Design a Community-Driven Digital Project
The second webinar in the Tech & Society series, pioneered by Bertelsmann-Humanity in Action Professional Fellow Nicole Chi (2015 Paris Fellowship), features founding Executive Director of Heat Seek Noelle Francois and the cofounder and creative director of Foossa Lee-Sean Huang.
How to Fix Democracy with Adrian Wooldridge
Adrian Wooldridge, political editor and Bagehot columnist at The Economist, speaks with Andrew Keen on how to reinvent liberalism.
How to Fix Democracy with Carol Anderson
Hear how Professor Anderson’s research and teaching focus on public policy reveals how domestic and international policies intersect through the issues of race, justice and equality in the United States.
How to Fix Democracy with David Runciman
David Runciman, Professor of Politics in the Department of Politics and International Studies at the University of Cambridge, talks about his take on the challenges to democracy in the second installment of How to Fix Democracy.
How to Fix Democracy with Michael Ignatieff
See Michael Ignatieff, esteemed rector and president of Central European University, gives his insights on the state of democracy.
John Lewis Fellows Reflective Essays 2018
John Lewis Fellows Reflective Essays 2018: Introduction
Humanity in Action Press
Discover some of the publications from our in-house publisher:
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, Transatlantic Perspectives on Diplomacy and Diversity is a collection of essays from the 2014 Diplomacy and Diversity Fellowship, which tackled international relations from a diversity perspective.
Civil Society and the Holocaust: International Perspectives on Resistance and Rescue
In 2013, Humanity in Action Denmark held a conference in Copenhagen to mark the 70th anniversary of the flight and rescue of Danish Jewry. This book was published in association with the “October 1943” conference. The anthology examines how European societies dealt with the knowledge of the Nazi persecution of Jews in very different ways before, during and after the Holocaust.
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.
Humanity in Action: Collected Essays and Talks
Humanity in Action: Collected Essays and Talks is an anthology of written works by Judith Goldstein, the Founder and Executive Director of Humanity in Action. In this collection, Goldstein explores the central themes of Humanity in Action and its educational programming: human rights, the Second World War and the Holocaust, diversity, religious freedom, race relations, civil society and the arts.