History & Politics, the audio podcast of the Körber Foundation, offers insights into the connections between the past and the present. Episodes are offered in either German or English.
Sandra Günter on the relationship between sports and society throughout history.
Helene von Bismarck on the impact that different interpretations of the past and historical role models had and continue to have on Brexit and EU-UK relations.
Aleida Assman, renowned art historian, talks about Europe in crisis mode in the most recent History & Politics Podcast episode. Looking at the history of the EU, she analyses the origins of European cohesion and solidarity as well as current dividing lines. She also explains why we urgently need a new definition for the term “nation”.
Birte Förster on gender roles and gender justice in historical times of crisis and whether the Corona crisis has led to a regression in how domestic care work is shared
Elke Gryglewski on current challenges of dealing with the history of National Socialism
Mary Elise Sarotte on the enlargement of NATO, discord between Russia and the West and the future of transatlantic relations
Ilko-Sascha Kowalczuk on the lengthy process of German Reunification
Hedwig Richter on democratic movements and elections