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I wasn't scared of the Russians.
Humanity in Action Germany's Honorary Chair Cornelia Schmalz-Jacobsen was recently interviewed about how she experienced the end of World War II.
Online Dinner & Dialogue: Community Solidarity and Anti-Asian Racism in the Time of COVID-19
Fellows June Thalin Worm Gibba and Hoang Tran Hieu Hanh invite you to a meet up for the Asian diaspora in Europe. This online dinner and dialogue will discuss community solidarity and anti-Asian racism in the Time of COVID-19.
This crisis is a stage for patriarchy
"The man as scientist, the woman as child carer: The crisis reveals that patriarchal patterns of everyday life continue to shape people's thoughts and actions," writes Senior Fellow and Humanity in Action Germany Board Member Dr. Carolin Wiedemann.
Senior Fellow Francis Seeck will publish "With Solidarity against Classism" book
Classism describes discrimination based on social origin. Classism is directed against people from the poor or working* class, it affects life expectancy and limits access to housing, education, health care and recognition. With "Solidarisch gegen Klassismus" (With Solidarity against Classism), Senior Fellow Francis Seeck and Brigitte Theißl will make the first German-language anthology on anti-classicism available.
Klaus Scharioth on the decline of the United States in the New York Times
Klaus Scharioth, Board Member of Humanity in Action Germany and Germany’s Ambassador to the United States from 2006 to 2011, was recently interviewed for Michelle Goldberg's New York Times article "Coronavirus and the Price of Trump’s Delusions - A cult of personality is no match for a pandemic" (April 25, 2020).
Berlin Fellow Patrick Wielowiejski publishes article in "Right-Wing Populism and Gender" book
2016 Berlin Fellow Patrick Wielowiejski has recently been published by transcript with their article "Identitarian Gays and Threatening Queers, Or: How the Far Right Constructs New Chains of Equivalence" in the volume "Right-Wing Populism and Gender - European Perspectives and Beyond."
My car is my safe space
Senior Fellow and journalist Esra Karakaya presents her TV shows wearing a headscarf. In a recent interview published in the German daily Der Tagesspiegel, she talks about omnipresent prejudices, stigmatisation and everyday racism in Germany.
Humanity in Action Senior Fellow Ufuk Topkara speaks at Jewish Museum Berlin livestream event
This coming Sunday at 7pm EST, Humanity in Action Senior Fellow Ufuk Topkara will be part of a Jewish Museum Berlin livestream discussion on "Non-Transcendental Morality: Judaism, Islam, and Atheism."