Dark Corners: “Menschen am Sonntag (People on Sunday)” (1930)
secretpandablog.wordpress.com
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A glimpse of Berlin in the Weimar era.

06/05/2020
Dacian Cioloș a traversat Europa în plină pandemie
m.youtube.com
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Leader of Liberal group of MEPs drives from Bucharest to Brussels. Interesting reportage.

Why are Germany and Austria’s coronavirus death rates so low?
www.newstatesman.com
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"The real mystery is not why Germany and Austria have so few deaths but why we expect answers to such questions in the early stages of a fiendishly complex global health crisis."

30/03/2020
The fatal hike that became a Nazi propaganda coup
www.theguardian.com
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Fascinating long read from a few years back.

30/03/2020
The journalist question that fractured the Berlin Wall
www.euractiv.com
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By someone who was int he room where it happened.

08/11/2019
Berliner Mauer damals und heute - Fotovergleich und Luftbild-Karte
interaktiv.morgenpost.de

Photographs from Berlin, before the Fall of the Wall and today. Compare and contrast.

06/11/2019
Personal Story: Why I became German
www.newstatesman.com
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Tremendously moving.

Ghost City
www.andrewstroehlein.com
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@astroehlein goes to Kaliningrad in search of Königsberg.

02/10/2019
Strange German Exclaves in Belgium
fascinatingmaps.com
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Cut off from the rest of Germany by a Belgian railway line. (The railway closed in 2001.)

15/03/2019
What we can learn from the White Rose siblings
www.thelocal.de

Fascinating piece on resistance to Nazis and the tragic end of White Rose. Today is the annversary.

22/02/2019
Porsche asks UK buyers to commit to 10% no-deal Brexit surcharge
amp.theguardian.com

That’s the German car industry coming to the rescue, then. #TakingBackControl

16/02/2019
Angela Merkel: "Gender Parity in All Areas Just Seems Logical"
www.zeit.de

Fascinating interview, especially about the legacy of the DDR.

29/01/2019
Der Spiegel journalist messed with the wrong small town
link.medium.com
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One aspect of the extraordinary Relotius affair.

Angela Merkel targets Trump, opponents, legacy in feisty turn
www.politico.eu
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She hasn’t gone away, you jnow!

22/11/2018
How Cameron’s misreading of Merkel led to Brexit
blogs.spectator.co.uk
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Important critique from the Right.

31/10/2018
The Get-Rich-Quick Scheme That Almost Killed a German Soccer Team
www.bloomberg.com

Fascinating. Fake terrorism in a failed attempt to play the German stock market.

'Spectacular' ancient public library discovered in Germany
www.theguardian.com
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Wow - bang in the middle of Cologne!

21/08/2018
What Happens When a Bad-Tempered, Distractible Doofus Runs an Empire?
www.newyorker.com
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The German precedent is not very encouraging.

The Berlin Times commemorates the 10315th day since the Fall of the Wall.
www.times-media.de

That’s as long as it was up, 13 August 1961 - 9 November 1989 - 5 February 2018.

04/02/2018
A Day in the Life of David McAllister MEP
britishchamber.wordpress.com
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Insights from a leading German politician.

27/11/2017
Kant vs Hobbes: elements of Germany's emerging grand strategy
www.realinstitutoelcano.org
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Very good (inc. on Brexit).

12/09/2017
The Rise and Fall of Leftist Populism in Germany
www.theatlantic.com
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Paul Hockenos on how Martin Schulz failed.

12/09/2017
Why Berlin won’t come to UK’s rescue on Brexit
www.politico.eu
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Just to be clear. #fb

08/09/2017
The art of election campaigning — auf Deutsch
www.politico.eu
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Explaining #fedidwgugl, etc.

04/08/2017
German industry warns UK not to expect help in Brexit talks
amp.theguardian.com

In case anyone still believed the Brexiteers' fairy tales.

09/07/2017
Why we should learn German
www.theguardian.com
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John Le Carré speaks.

02/07/2017
Trump adviser Navarro: U.S, Germany should discuss trade outside EU
www.reuters.com

Need to do your homework, I think!

07/03/2017
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