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Get In the Halloween Spirit, ‘Haunted Screens: German Cinema’ Opens in Milwaukee

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

In what can be seen as perfect timing, the Milwaukee Art Museum has opened their latest exhibit, Haunted Screens: German Cinema in the 1920s, which takes a look at this groundbreaking period of film history spearheaded by German talent, and home to chilling tales that led the way to some of the …

Sources: Milwaukee Art Museum, Art Daily

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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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Exhibit On Nazi Persecution Of Homosexuals In NYC

By Rick Landman on Email

NAZI PERSECUTION OF HOMOSEXUALS (1933-1945) EXHIBIT AT THE MUSEUM OF JEWISH HERITAGE, NYC UNTIL OCTOBER 2, 2015 As a teenager, I used to ponder over the question of whether the Nazis would have picked me up before they came for my family; if I was born in their generation. My …

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Rick Landman, is a gay son of two refugee Holocaust Survivors who is now a dual German American citizen, and marched in a Jewish contingent in the Steuben German-American Parade for 5 years. As an Attorney Emeritus, Adjunct Professor at New York Law School, Urban Planner, Licensed NYC Tour Guide, and longtime resident of Lower Manhattan, he is available to give NYC Walking Tours and Speaking Engagements on German, Jewish, Holocaust-related or LGBT history, and has a Blog on his website at www.infotrue.com and can be contacted at [email protected]

Berlin Museum Opens Exhibit Looking Back At 150 Years of Gay History

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

As LGBT Pride Month wraps up at the end of June, Berlin’s German Historical Museum is opening up an exhibit that presents a comprehensive look at 150 years of the history and culture of homosexuality. The exhibit, “homosexuality_ies“, has been four years in the making as a project between the German Historical Museum …

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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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German American Heritage Center Opens Up New “Suds” Brewing Exhibit

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

A few days ago we mentioned that the New-York Historical Society had opened an exhibit on the history of beer brewing in New York, but we all know that the rest of the US has a rich history in the beer industry as well.  The German American Heritage Center (GAHC) in Davenport, …

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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New Exhibit Features New York’s Beer Brewing History

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

We all know that Germany is well known for its wide variety of beers and the history that goes along with it, but do we think the same way about New York? When early European settlements cropped up in New York, the state quickly became a vital location for the …

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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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The World of “Old Fritz”

By Magazin-Deutschland.de on Email

Enlightened monarch, a lover of culture and a warring general: Frederick the Great (1712-1786) had a multifaceted personality and was one of the most outstanding yet controversial figures in German history. The influence of the Prussian King on the fate of 18th century Europe was matched by only a few …

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Helping Shape America

By Darlene Fuchs on Email

German-Americans in the US Congress from 1789 to the Present. The German American Heritage Museum, in conjunction with the U.S. Capitol Historical Society, has created a series of exhibits on the contributions of German Americans to the history of the United States Congress. The first of two planned exhibits, tells …

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Shaking Off the Shame of Being German?

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Last Saturday, the Chicago Daily Herald ran a series of articles on “Women’s Perspective” on the Holocaust on the front page.  One viewpoint was from a “German’s” eyes and the other through a Jew’s.  I feel it is important to note that the German writer is a German American whose …

Sources: The Daily Herald

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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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