Knowledge & Resources
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The New Generation Voices Video Series
In the New Generation Voices series, the Bertelsmann Foundation in partnership with Humanity in Action Germany has created a collection of digital animations portraying how young Germans and Americans see common global challenges and how the future can be shaped best by working together.
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How to Fix Democracy with Moisés Naím
This special episode of Season 4 of How to Fix Democracy features Moisés Naím, an authoritative political thinker and best-selling author. In this episode, he explains how authoritarian political leaders use three “P”s to maintain their power: populism, polarization, and post-truths. Take a listen!
How to Fix Democracy with Larry Diamond
Season 4, Episode 11 of How to Fix Democracy features Larry Diamond, a senior fellow at the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies at Stanford University. In this episode, he joins host Andrew Keen to discuss the state of democracy in the United States post-January 6th.
How to Fix Democracy with Rebekah Caruthers
The Midterm Elections Special of Season 4 of How To Fix Democracy features Rebekah Caruthers discussing the implications for the 2022 Midterm Elections and giving advice for citizens on Election Day.
'HOME' - from the 2022 HUMAN RIGHTS Cph Fellowship podcast series
What is home, when you are forced to flea, when what you thought was your home suddenly becomes a warzone? What defines a home? Our Fellows, Alina Savchenko, Mira Vance, Marie-Louise Skov Jensen, and Colin Tredway, share with us their definition of home.
'ARTIVISM' - from the 2022 HUMAN RIGHTS Cph Fellowship podcast series
With sounds from the Roskilde Festival you can learn more on Artivism and how Danish Rapolitics combines art, politics, human rights, and hip hop. Brought to you by the 2022 Copenhagen Fellows Irene Franco Rubio, Dimitra Lazaridou, and Jaden Evans.
'LGBT+ ON THE FAROE ISLANDS' - from the 2022 HUMAN RIGHTS Cph Fellowship podcast series
2022 Fellows Caroline Lindey, Liudmyla Lesiv, and Julius Jensen interviewed Finn Ferja, who spoke at the 2022 Copenhagen Fellowship, about the evolvement of LGBT+ rights on the Faroe Islands.
'COLONIALISM' - from the 2022 HUMAN RIGHTS Cph Fellowship podcast series
Learn more about the role of colonialism and education in the present day relationship between Denmark and Greenland as well as the two countries' shared history. This podcast is created by Maida Zagorac, Paulina Saerbeck, and Sonya Zayneb Ouertani during the 2022 Copenhagen Fellowship.
'RAISING A RED FLAG' - from the 2022 HUMAN RIGHTS Cph Fellowship podcast series
Can a flag be apolitical? Listen to this podcast from the 2022 Copenhagen Fellows and learn more about Greenland, the Faroe Islands and Denmark's shared history and how the flag has come to play a role in it.
Humanity in Action Press
Discover some of the publications from our in-house publisher:
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.