Kübra Gümüsay

Activist, Visiting Fellow, Progressives Zentrum, Berlin

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Kübra Gümüsay is an author and activist writing amongst others for the German newspapers ZEIT, ZEIT Online and taz. At Das Progressive Zentrum she is a Visiting Fellow in the Programme Future of Democracy. She studied political science in Hamburg and London and initiated various campaigns such as the anti-racist campaign #SchauHin, the feminist association #Ausnahmslos and the campaign „Organisierte Liebe“ (Organised Love) against internet-based hate. Her blog ein-fremdwoerterbuch.com has been nominated for the Grimme Online Award. She was named a Top 30 under 30 in Europe by Forbes Magazine. According to Deutschlandradio, she is one of the key thinkers on Islam in Germany.