Let’s talk about change

THE POWER OF “AND YET”: HOW THE NS-RESISTANCE CAN INSPIRE US

28/03/2024
Climate, Justice, Democracy

80 years ago, the resistance fighters of the Kreisau Circle planned what a democratic Germany should look like after the years of Nazi terror. Adam von Trott was a member of the circle and – like most of them – was executed for planning the future. Their example can inspire us amidst today’s polycrisis.

By Eva-Maria McCormack

CLIMATE ACTION MEANS
VOTING FOR EUROPE

20/03/2024
Climate, Democracy

There is no effective international climate action without the EU. Therefore, we need the EU. The upcoming European elections in June are about nothing less than the survival of the European Green Deal. A vast majority of Europeans supports a speedier sustainability transition. Let’s hope they also turn out to vote.

By Nils Fleischmann

AGAINST THE FAR-RIGHT –
AND OUR FEAR OF THE FUTURE

18/03/2024
Democracy, Climate


How can we strengthen democracy? How can we defend it not only against far-right tendencies, but also against widespread fear of the future, which makes us vulnerable to populist narratives? Our founder Eva-Maria McCormack discussed these questions in a joint panel with the Bishop of Fulda, Dr Michael Gerber, as well as Prof Dr Dr Holger Zaborowski (University of Erfurt) and Dr Claudio Kullmann (Catholic Office Erfurt).
By Eva-Maria McCormack

FROM CLIMATE FEAR
TO CLIMATE START

04/03/2024

„Isn’t it all for nothing?” Like so many young people, Talking Hope’s Nils Fleischmann (22), is worried when he thinks about his future under the cloud of climate change. Action is the path to hope, he says.

By Nils Fleischmann

In God’s Name

04/10/2023

Pope Francis has written an encyclical on the climate crisis. Its title: „Laudate Deum“ – „Praise God“. It is a prayer we should read.

By Anna-Zoë Herr and Eva-Maria McCormack

PLEASED TO MEET YOU AT
THESE EVENTS …

18/09/2023

We are thrilled to present Talking Hope and our vision for a new story on climate at four (inter)national conferences and grass-roots events this week.  

By Eva-Maria McCormack

Let kids rule!

29/06/2023

Talking Hope was happy to host a special youth ambassador this week. Here’s what an 11-year-old can teach us.

By Eva-Maria McCormack

IT AIN’T JUST TALK

17/05/2023

Let’s talk climate over dinner. Your funny Uncle Jim and weird cousin Mary might just take the cue from you.

By Eva-Maria McCormack

HAPPY HOLIDAYS!

Talking Hope wishes you happy holidays and a peaceful, healthy and happy New Year!

By Eva-Maria McCormack

JUSTICE AT LAST

21/11/2022 | Climate, Justice

Despite its failures, COP 27 has finally made the climate crisis a matter of decency. This opens new windows for the climate transformation that can no longer be closed. 

By Eva-Maria McCormack

For a new story on climate

11/07/2022

Let’s talk about hope: The invitation to envision a better world may seem naïve, but it is what makes us achieve the impossible.

By Eva-Maria McCormack