Germany

                
  • The fall of the wall — a view from Berlin

    The fall of the wall — a view from Berlin

    November 10, 2009

    BERLIN - Moments of mass euphoria, wonderful as they are for those involved, do not always explain history. And for me, too many issues and questions remain unexplained or simply unasked.

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  • Committing heresy: Nazis and the Berlin Wall

    Committing heresy: Nazis and the Berlin Wall

    October 11, 2009

    After witnessing a large and raucos pro-Nazi march near his house in formerly East Berlin, writer Victor Grossman ponders the Berlin Wall and its fall 20 years ago.

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  • German Left Party scores gain in state elections

    German Left Party scores gain in state elections

    September 1, 2009

    BERLIN -- After state elections Sunday, all five main parties in Germany tried to stick in a thumb and pull out a plum or two. Some plums were very sweet, with others rather on the sour...

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  • Crunch hits Germany

    Crunch hits Germany

    February 6, 2009 By Mirko Knoche

    Reposted from Morning Star GERMANY is facing a dire economic crisis. Following the collapse of Lehman Brothers in the United States last September, it became apparent that German banks also had large amounts of toxic real...

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