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Prison by tommi-ramc18-1


Former prison of the secret service of the GDR (East Germany). Until 1989 here political prisoners were incarcerated.

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Urban Exploration

Prison by tommi-ramc18-1


Former prison of the secret service of the GDR (East Germany). Until 1989 here political prisoners were incarcerated.

From 500px http://ift.tt/1SDS4lC

Urban Exploration

Stat of the day

“The waiting list for a Trabant, a two-stroke, minuscule car produced virtually unchanged from the 1950s to the 1980s, was 18 years.” And the price was prohibitive. 26 more words

History

These Two...Eastside Kids

Let me tell you a story. A story that took place around 30 years ago. The place is an East German City: life was simple, yet so complex. 1,080 more words

Organizing Miracles

The problem with collective action is you can’t do it on your own. Massive popular collective action emerges from mysterious movements in the Zeitgeist, but it also requires dedicated organizing that often seems not just unlikely but almost miraculous. 1,224 more words

Contributors

Mein Leipzig lob ich mir - My Leipzig's dear to me

Leipzig is an exceptionally beautiful city, one that never fails to delight me. It has the cozy prettiness of Gohlis, the effortless elegance of the Waldstraßenviertel, the bustling but pleasantly non-hectic center city and a wealth of marvellous cafés and restaurants. 2,717 more words

German Culture