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Berlin, Germany: Second night of anti-state violence in Friedrichshain

This Saturday night, May 28, after a film screening, activists started digging a ditch across Liebig Street in Friedrichshain. The goal was to stop police cars and other undesirable traffic on this road, which builds the Dorfplatz at the crossing with Rigaer Street. 326 more words

Direct Action

Born This Day in 1673 ~ Johann Nickel MEY

Name: Johann Nickel MEY

Birth: 29 May 1673; Alsenz, Donnersbergkreis, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

Parents: Johannes MEY and Margaretha LAUERS

Spouse: Anna Catharina BEYER, Maria Catharina GRAEFF… 14 more words

Born This Day

Merkel After Trump Visit: Europe Must Stay United Because it Can’t 'Completely' Rely on U.S.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said her experience at recent international summits featuring US President Donald Trump showed her Europe can’t “completely” rely on the United States and other longstanding allies. 282 more words

Morning News

28 May

Harmonia – Live 1974 (2005, Grönland)

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Having grown up in the wake of World War II and come of age during the Wirtschaftswunder… 292 more words

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Well, I never. Ben Franklin wasn’t keen on non-British immigrants, particularly Germans into Pennsylvania.

Few of their children in the country learn English… The signs in our streets have inscriptions in both languages … Unless the stream of their importation could be turned they will soon so outnumber us that all the advantages we have will not be able to preserve our language, and even our government will become precarious.” 33 more words

History

Hamburg Miniatur Wunderland: where tiny rules large

Above: “Modelleisenbahn Wunderland (model railway wonderland); “Block D” from street-level at Kehrwieder 2.

Our family couldn’t afford the purchase of (or the space for) miniature railway sets. 556 more words

Travel

Sinsheim, Germany: Nationalist Rally Against Child Molesters

On Saturday, May 6th, members of Die Rechte, the NPD, Identitären Aktion Deutschland, & Ring Nationaler Frauen (National Women’s Organization) held a joint demonstration against child molesters. 146 more words

Protests