Academy Research Fellow Kasper Braskén is the Principal Investigator of the LGP-project. He is a historian specialising in the global history of social movements, political protest activism, left-liberal internationalism, anti-colonialism and anti-racism. In his previous work, Braskén has investigated transnational and global anti-fascist networks, communist internationalism, and the relation between ethnic minorities and anti-fascism. During the LGP-project, Braskén will conduct new archival research in South Africa, Great Britain, the USA, and Germany. He will also lead the research of two postdocs in the LGP-project and team up with a group of international collaboration partners.