Edeka supermarket shows diversity matters

Here’s How a German Supermarket Took A Strong Stance Against Racism

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Fighting against, and sometimes for, racism seems to be the hot topic of the year so far, so when a German supermarket wanted to jump on the bandwagon and make a statement of their own, they made quite the impact by showing very little. Edeka is no stranger to making …

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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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ALI COLA Takes on Racism with Skin Colored Cola

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Race is a hot button issue, both in America and Germany, so when ALI COLA, a German-based beverage company, wanted to do its part to celebrate equality, they tackled the issue in the most direct way imaginable — skin colored cola. ALI COLA is presenting their soda with a variety of 6 skin colors that …

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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 Court Gives Police Permission to Perform ID Checks Based on Skin Color

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

While we are arguing the aspects of the Trayvon Martin case here in the United States, Germany has had its own racial profiling case stirring up debate.  This week a German court ruled that police have the right to use skin color as a reason to perform ID checks on people …

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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German Theologian Calls Pippi Longstocking Books Racist

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

I’m not sure what surprises me more… that Pippi Longstocking is being brought up or that there is new controversy on the books being deemed racist?  That’s what the German theologian, Dr. Eske Wollrad, from the Federal Association of Evangelical Women in Germany is stirring up in the German media. The …

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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