German Language poised for EU comeback

German MPs Fight to Take Back German Language Post-Brexit

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Whenever Britain follows through with their exit from the European Union (EU), now commonly known as Brexit, German and French leaders are pushing harder than ever to take back control of their homeland languages to restore its prominent use within the governing bodies of the European government. Several Berlin parliament members are now …

Sources: Express

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Bavaria Oktoberfest March

Sorry Bavaria, You Can’t Leave Germany

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

In America we are used to hearing calls from states like Texas and California to split up or even leave the United States entirely, and while there is a legal recourse to accomplish such a feat, a German court ruled that a call for Bavaria to break away is simply not …

Sources: The Local

Photo: J. Heribert Pohl [Flickr]

Stephen Fuchs
Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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UK Business Deal

UK Gov’t Tells Businesses How To Handle German and US Trade

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

There has been a lot of focus on UK-based businesses moving operations out of the country after the recent vote to separate from the European Union (EU), but for those who are opting to stay put, the Department for International Trade has released a set of documents that are poised to better …

Sources: GOV.UK via London Evening Standard

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Stephen Fuchs
Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Germany’s Controversial AfD Party Is Crumbling

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Germany’s far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD) political party looked to be in a strong position to shake up the country’s political scene, with many seeing their rise as the final bullet in Chancellor Angela Merkel’s political career, but in a matter of a few weeks, all of that appears to …

Sources: Reuters, DW

Stephen Fuchs
Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Could Brexit Be Saving Angela Merkel’s Political Career?

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Over the last year, German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s popularity has fallen to new lows after welcoming in more than a million refugees into the country, a move that a majority of the German public was against, but now Germany’s leader may have found her saving grace as election season is fast approaching, …

Sources: The Independent

Photo: OCHA / Berk Özkan [Flickr]

Stephen Fuchs
Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Mobile Billboard Telling London Startups to Move to Berlin After Brexit

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Shortly after the U.K. voted to exit the EU, Germany’s Freie Demokraten (FDP), or the Free Democratic Party, jumped at the opportunity to woo U.K. startups to consider relocating to Berlin, post-Brexit, with a clever moving billboard on the streets of London. “Dear start-ups, Keep calm and move to Berlin” is the …

Sources: Business Insider

Photo: FDP via Facebook

Stephen Fuchs
Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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