Heidi Tworek in Foreign Affairs


On May 16, 2017, Foreign Affairs published a commentary by Transatlantic Academy Fellow Heidi Tworek, entitled "How Germany Is Tackling Hate Speech."

EVENT: Suspicious Minds: U.S.-German Relations in the Trump Era

Event date
Monday, May 22, 2017 - 17:00 - 18:30

As the Trump administration settles in, and attention turns to the September parliamentary elections in Germany, where is the U.S.-German relationship heading? The fellows of the Transatlantic Academy have spent the past eight months focusing on this topic.

Heidi Tworek in Nieman Lab


On May 15, 2017, Harvard University's Nieman Journalism Lab published a commentary by Transatlantic Academy Fellow Heidi Tworek, entitled "Cambridge Analytica, Trump, and the new old fear of manipulating the masses."

Suspicious Minds: U.S.German Relations in the Trump Era - Deutsche Zusammenfassung

Neuer Bericht: Trump muss den Wert der transatlantischen Zusammenarbeit erkennen; Deutschland muss Verteidigungsausgaben innovativ erhöhen

Seit Monaten sorgt U.S.-Präsident Donald Trump auf beiden Seiten des Atlantiks für Verunsicherung. Die wechselnden politischen Positionen des amerikanischen Staatsoberhauptes belasten deshalb auch die deutsch-amerikanischen Beziehungen.

From French Resilience to a Re-Foundation of Europe?

Emmanuel Macron’s sweeping victory on May 7 was the result of two main factors. The first is France’s underestimated resilience in the face of a host of economic, international, political, and societal challenges. The second factor has been the French people’s attachment to the European Union, which has been resoundingly confirmed.

Heidi Tworek in Wired


On May 9, 2017, Wired published a commentary by Transatlantic Academy Fellow Heidi Tworek, entitled "Microsoft Is Right: We Need a Digital Geneva Convention."

Heidi Tworek in Internationale Politik


Internationale Politik has published an article about the CETA free trade agreement between Canada and the European Union by Transatlantic Academy Fellow Heidi Tworek in its May/June 2017 issue, entitled "Gemeinsam mit den Guten: Wie ein EU-Handelsabkommen mit Kanada zum Wertepakt wurde" ("Together with the Good: How an EU trade agreement with Canada became a values pact").

Heidi Tworek in War on the Rocks


On May 2, 2017, War on the Rocks published a commentary by Transatlantic Academy Fellow Heidi Tworek, entitled "How to Spend It: Three Simple Suggestions to Increase German Military Spending."