Europe & the World In the media Debate Project W
15 July 2015 | Nils Heisterhagen
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In his op-ed article for The European Nils Heisterhagen writes: In the face of thriving nationalism, terrorism and upcoming wars Europe and the US need to build a strong alliance – otherwise they will not only harm themselves but one another.







Future of Democracy In the media Debate ‘Pegida’ protests attract attention abroad Analysis by Hanno Burmester for Czech online magazine Česká pozice
15 January 2015 | Hanno Burmester

Policy Fellow Hanno Burmester provided an analysis for the Czech online magazine Česká pozice. Pointing out the difficulties German parties face by growing distrust in old-fashioned party politics, a polarization of the public debate on immigration and asylum and the rise of various forms of (right wing) populism – as currently visible with the anti-Islam demonstrations of ‘Pegida’ across Germany – he concludes:
The support for democracy is never a given. It has to be established continually – in every country.