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COTTBUS Or, KottbusChosebuz (Sorb).

Town on the River Spree, southeast of Berlin, northeast of Dresden, a Stadtkreis in southeastern Brandenburg.

It belonged to Lower Lusatia (Niederlausitz), which was acquired by… 166 more words

Collaboration Is A Work Ethic That Needs Empathy

Have you ever had a conversation with someone and felt you weren’t being listened to?

Have you ever been sharing something important with someone and while you were explaining they interrupted you and said something like… “ 1,052 more words


Why the Berlin Wall was built

Just after midnight on 13th August 1961 a tired army of soldiers and construction workers crept along the streets silently laying barbed wire trying not to waken those enjoying their slumber. 785 more words

Enduring Shame: Marita Koch and the GDR

Photo: Wolfgang Kluge via Wikipedia

I am haunted by the photo of East German sprinter Marita Koch smiling in the midst of a group of young fans. 815 more words

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Bob Dylan - Talkin' John Birch Paranoid Blues

November 2014 marks 25 years since the fall of the Berlin Wall (1961-89), which separated Germany into, roughly, capitalist and communist, the West and the Eastern Blocs. 127 more words


China - The World's Biggest Dictatorship

China is the world’s biggest factory many would suggest. The world longs for China’s manufactured goods and electronic products. I would say China is the world’s biggest sweat shop with daily working conditions for the workers we cannot even imagine. 349 more words


Etnies "Bloodline" Germany Tour : video - GERMANY

Here is the video from the Etnies East Germany tour “Bloodline“.
skaters: Albert Nyberg, Barney Page & Axel Cruysberghs + German Etnies riders Octavio Trindade and Pascal Reif