Soll der Journalismus Partei ergreifen?

15. February 2017
Soll der Journalismus Partei ergreifen?

Xenophobia and the influx of refugees, Euro crisis and Brexit, populist heads of state and neo-nationalism – heated controversies have erupted in the democratic societies of the West. They have the potential to sow hatred and divide communities. What role does journalism play in all of this? Is journalism supposed to stand with the liberal-minded […]

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Syrian Journalists at the hangout of investigative journalists “Netzwerk Recherche”

30. November 2015
Syrian Journalists at the hangout of investigative journalists “Netzwerk Recherche”

Dr. Lutz Mükke, director of the European Institute for Journalism and Communication Research (EIJC), interviewed the refugee journalists Tarek Khello and Ebraheem Alisa Algasam, who talked about threats journalists have to face in the warzone of Syria, their perception of news coverage on refugees and their future in Germany. The meeting of the regional group of […]

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From war zones to German newsrooms – Syrian journalists report on Leipzig

18. August 2015
From war zones to German newsrooms – Syrian journalists report on Leipzig

In the conflict zone of Aleppo they reported on attacks and destruction – nowadays the journalists Tarek Khello, Ebraheem Alisa Algasam and Mohamed al Khatib investigate in Leipzig. When Tarek Khello arrived in Germany in December 2013, having escaped from a war zone in Syria he couldn’t speak a single word of German. “Language is […]

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November 6, 2015 | International Conference on Crisis Communication at EIJC

7. June 2015
November 6, 2015 | International Conference on Crisis Communication at EIJC

EIJC would like to thank all speakers and attendees for their participation at the International Conference on Crisis Communication during the flood disasters 2002 and 2013 in Saxony, which took place at the Mediacampus Leipzig on Friday, 6 November 2015.   The Conference brought together actors and analysts of the flood disaster 2002 and 2013, […]

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