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Isolde Charim

Isolde Charim Photo: Daniel Novotny

the philosopher born in Vienna in 1959, writes as a freelance journalist in Austria, including for Der Standard and Der Falter, as well as the regular column Knapp überm Boulevard in the Berlin daily newspaper taz. She also works as an academic curator at the Kreisky Forum in Vienna and has lectured at the philosophy department of the University of Vienna for many years.

“Identity is the terrain on which the history of democracy will be played out in the near future.” From an opinion piece on populism, taz, 23 February 2016