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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Merkel Tells EU to Build Up Defense in Light of Trump Presidency

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

With Donald Trump set to take the office of President in a few short days, German Chancellor Angela Merkel warned fellow European leaders on Thursday to start building up security and defense operations, hinting that the United States won’t be so quick to jump to the aid of its European allies. …

Sources: Reuters

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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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Merkel Seeks Help From EU to Send Illegal Refugees Home

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

As German Chancellor Angela Merkel enters into what could be her last year in office, she is repeatedly realizing her open border policy for all asylum-seekers is doing an enormous amount of damage to the country and its political system. While she has admitted her mistakes, Merkel has still held a …

Sources: 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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EU Members Consider Free InterRail For 18-Year-Olds to Travel Europe

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

After posing the question in a not so serious manner last week, German European Union (EU) politician Manfred Weber’s statement about offering every 18-year-old a free pass on the InterRail train system to experience Europe is beginning to catch on, leading many to seriously consider the benefits it would bring …

Sources: Washington Post

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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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Angela Merkel Pushes For EU-Based Internet To Protect From US Spying Efforts

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has continued to keep the momentum going in the fight against the U.S. spying efforts that leaked out last year, with the recent proposal of a European Union (EU) internet alternative.  Having an alternative internet with servers based in Europe would be subject to European data …

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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Visit Germany & France at the Same Time in Washington D.C. This Weekend

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

As a part of the EU Embassies’ Open House Day in Washington D.C. this Saturday, the German and French embassy are teaming up to host a special event for the public. Visitors will have the opportunity to experience the culture of both countries by trying out a three-course prix-fixe lunch …

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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