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New Term

Populism, Europe’s excessive debt, Trump, climate change, international terror – Angela Merkel faces great challenges at home and abroad…

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Blackmail

North Korea and Iran are spreading fear with their threats. International diplomacy and economic pressure must put an end to this…

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Countering Populism

A specter called populism is haunting the world. Claiming to be the authentic representation of the majority’s interest, populism plays on fears and putative threats. Rafael Seligmann looks at a philosophy perverted at the roots of populism and explains how democratic [...]

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Enlightenment 2.0

“Jew and Me” – new initiative Sapere aude helps provide young social media users with an accessible introduction to Jewish-German culture…

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Ban the Burqa-Ban

We need emancipatory policies and measures to promote integration rather than dress codes and restrictions, says Green party spokesman Volker Beck…