Paris, France, July 2020 – What is polarisation? Is it always damaging? Who are the polarising actors? What can be done to prevent or mitigate it? Expert for the European BRIDGE project on polarisation, which is led by Efus, and Professor at the University of Applied Sciences of Salzburg (AT), Markus Pausch has penned a detailed analysis of this process, which is eroding our democracies.