2017 August 7-11, TransAtlantic Capital to Capital Exchange – Berlin, Germany
Tom Reed was notably silent last August; one might have wondered where he was. Members of Congress file travel reports after the fact. 35 more words
Today’s post is written by David Langbart, an Archivist in the Textual Records Division at the National Archives at College Park.
After President John F. Kennedy’s triumphant June 1963 visit to West Berlin to show support for that city and his famous proclamation “Ich bin ein Berliner,” it should not be surprising that citizens of West Berlin reacted strongly to the President’s assassination. 418 more words
1.can you introduce yourself ?
My name is Karina Griffith, I am the curator of Republik Repair
2. Tell us about Republik Repair
It is a Black perspectives’ festival on the topic of reparations, and the full title is “Ten Points, Ten Demands, One Festival – Republik Repair: Reparatory Imaginings from Black Berlin Republik Repair is for continuing work that has already been done here in Berlin, in Germany, in Europe and beyond. 1,017 more words
One of the things that stood out the most in our trip to Berlin, was visiting the Holocaust Memorial. Both the memorial and underground museum are an important and harrowing reminder of the atrocities committed during the Holocaust. 257 more words