Kübra Gümüsay

Activist, Visiting Fellow, Progressives Zentrum, Berlin


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.