Just and Safer Cities for All: European initiatives to promote social cohesion

Discriminatory, group-specific violence is an expression and a result of social disintegration. Regarding this as a condition for an increased inclusion of marginalised groups and individuals, a variety of initiatives and programmes respond to the rise of such violence across the EU by making prevention and protection from violence their …

Just and Safer Cities for All: Social cohesion in heterogeneous societies

Currently, social cohesion is considered to be in danger across Europe, with political and media discourses mostly identifying cultural and religious differences as its greatest potential threat. Such a reduction not only disregards other social markers and thus the heterogeneity of a society, it also culturalises societal conflicts.

Hintergründe der europäischen Selbstkrise – Interview mit David Becker

David Becker ist Psychologie an der Sigmund Freud Privat Universität in Berlin. Im Interview stellt er seine Expertise zum Thema Resilienz und Verletzbarkeit zur Verfügung. Sein Appell achtsam zu sein und nicht die eigene Menschlichkeit zu verlieren bei dem Versuch Schutz ins Extreme zu führen. Und warum Europa eigentlich in …