Common event on Fake news against Populism in Europe (7th September), together the Minister for Federal and European Affairs and Regional Development of Lower Saxony Birgit Honé

  Attention – Fake! Strategies against populism in Europe 7 September 2020, 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm © Tobias Möller-Walsdorf Attention fake! Strategies against populism in Europe Programme     4:00 p.m. Welcome by the moderatorHolger Beckmann (Radio correspondent at ARD Brussels studio)       Welcome and introduction by the Minister for Federal and European Affairs and Regional […]

Review of my book on lone wolves in European Eyes on Radicalization (10 July 2020)

Home  Reading Radicalization Lone Wolves: The New Terrorism of Right-Wing Single Actors Florian Hartleb, Springer, 2020, 196 pages 10 July 2020   in Reading Radicalization   0 SHARES 394 VIEWS Share on FacebookShare on Twitter     European Eye on Radicalization Dr. Florian Hartleb is Managing Director of Hanse Advice in Tallinn (Estonia). He lectures at the […]

Lone wolves – book nominated “THE NEAVE BOOK PRIZE 2019/20″ – long list

Lone Wolves: The New Terrorism of Right-Wing Single Actors  book nominated “THE NEAVE BOOK PRIZE 2019/20″ – long list by Florian Hartleb (Springer 2020) As the attacks in Norway, Munich and most recently Christchurch have shown: a new threat is now shaking liberal Western societies. Radicalized right-wing extremists – so-called lone wolves – are engaging […]

Review of my book “lone wolves” in academic journal Perspectives on Terrorism, June 2020

Perspectives on Terrorism, June 2020 Florian Hartleb. Lone Wolf. The New Terrorism of Right-Wing Single Actors. Cham: Springer, 2020. 186 pp. ISBN 978-3-030-36153-2. Softcover: EUR 25.99; e-Book: EUR 21.39; US $ 29.99. Reviewed by José Pedro Zúquete If you ask security policy makers or analysts what the dominant trend in terrorism is today, the chances […]

No business-as-usual scenario: My 10 points for an EU Corona action plan in Open Democracy (19th May)

Open Democracy No business-as-usual scenario: 10 points for an EU Corona action plan Expertocracy is not the same as democracy: the legitimation question must be raised, and psychological aspects of public opinion considered. Florian Hartleb 19 May 2020 Michel Barnier (advisor) and Commission President José Manuel Barroso ( together right) had a plan in 2006, […]

Quo, vadis, Alternative for Germany (AfD)? Statements in Deutsche Welle (18th May 2020)

GERMANY, Deutsche Welle 18th May 2020 Coronavirus victim: German far-right AfD in crisis The far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD) is dipping in the polls after dithering over the coronavirus lockdown. Now it has thrown out one of its most prominent extremists. Is it heading for a crash?      Germany’s most successful-ever post-war far-right party is […]

My piece for Open Democracy: New dimensions of terrorism: tracking right-wing inspired (25th March 2020) lone wolves

CAN EUROPE MAKE IT?   Open Democracy New dimensions of terrorism: tracking right-wing inspired lone wolves The significance of the American position should not be underestimated, for they are also host to many of the most powerful social media and gaming platforms in the world.   Florian Hartleb 25 March 2020 Anders Behring Breivik in […]

Press release (Springer) about my new book “Lone Wolves. The New Terrorism of Right-Wing Single Actors), 6 March 2020

Lone Wolves in sheep’s clothing – terrorism as a symptom New Springer book, Lone Wolves: The New Terrorism of Right-Wing Single Actors, examines a new breed of terrorism that feeds on the hunger for sensationalism and the trend of depoliticisation in Western societies exposing unfamiliar risks and threats Heidelberg | New York, 6 March 2020 The […]

Danger of the lone wolves. A small analysis after the Hanau case (21st February 2020)

My analysis in English about the recent right-wing inspired lone wolf attack in Germany (Hanau) – a deeper analysis is in my book on the topic (just published, Springer, 2020)   https://www.springer.com/gp/book/9783030361525 Danger from “lonely wolves”: The perpetrator from Hanau was among us February 21, 2020   Friday February 21, 2020By Florian Hartleb The attack […]