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Quo Vadis USA? Die umstrittenen Entscheidungen des Supreme Courts

by Heike Paul

 

Einsichten + Perspektiven - Bayerische Zeitschrift für Politik und Geschichte

July, 2022

Heike Paul provides a commentary  on and analysis of the recent controversial decisions of the US Supreme Court - concerning most prominently abortion rights - in the light of the court's conservative majority following the appointment of three conservative Supreme Court justices during the Trump administration.

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Aus dem Report der Magd: In real life - die retrotopischen Staaten von Amerika

by Heike Paul

 

Der Hauptstadtbrief

July 24, 2022

In this article, Heike Paul analyzes the recent decisions of the US Supreme Court, most importantly concerning  abortion rights, as part of a general trend in the United States in terms of Zygmunt Bauman's notion of retropy, i.e. as a backward-looking form of utopia.

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Männlichkeitsbilder im Krieg gegen die Ukraine

by Heike Paul

 

Bundeszentrale für Politische Bildung.de

July 4, 2022

An analysis of representations of gender roles in context of the war in Ukraine and their reception in the United States and beyond.

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Eine in Vielfalt geeinte Welt? Multikulturalität und Identität: Schlüsselbegriffe der Debatte

by Michael Brenner, Heike Paul, Mathias Rohe, and Barbara Zehnpfennig

 

Akademie Aktuell

March 2022

The article describes keyterms for a "world united in diversity." Heike Paul's contribution explores the term "melting pot."

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Der alte (weiße) Mann und das (gespaltene) Land:
Joe Biden und das Projekt der Versöhnung

by Heike Paul

 

Geschichte der Gegenwart

January 31, 2021

An analysis of the American political landscape following Joe Biden's inauguration.

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Frau Dr.h.c. unerwünscht!

by Sarah Mark and Heike Paul

ZEIT

November 11, 2020

A look at the gender gap in the awarding of honorary doctorates in German academia.

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In Wahrheit habe ich als Frau kein Land

by Heike Paul

Süddeutsche Zeitung

August 11, 2020

A comment on the place of women in American democracy and its history.

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55 Voices for Democracy: Heike Paul

by Heike Paul

LA Review of Books

April 1, 2020

Contribution to the "55 Voices of Democracy" series organized the Thomas Mann House and the Los Angeles Review of Books. Includes a video of the speech. 

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Deutungskampf um ein Virus

by Heike Paul

Akademie Aktuell

March 2020

An analysis of the pandemic in the context of American politics and culture.

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