Hate Tweets displayed outside Twitter's Hamburg Offices

Watch: Artist Brings Abusive Tweets Home to Twitter’s Hamburg Headquarter

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Germany has been trying to take a stand against some of the most popular social networks and their mishandling of abusive messages being so freely broadcasted, and despite efforts to crack down on the companies and even impose strict fines, some people, like German-Israeli artist Shahak Shapira, have found that little has changed. Instead …

Sources: Shahak Shapira via The Verge

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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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Facebook, Twitter and Google Reach Hate Speech Deal With Germany

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Germany’s vocal push to get Facebook to keep hate speech off the social network has proven to be a success as the company will institute a new removal process that will see the offending comments removed within 24 hours, and they are bringing Twitter and Google on board with them. “When …

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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Twitter Follow of the Month: @CAGermans

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

This month’s Twitter follow recommendation is geared towards our California readers, but we feel there is still something for everyone provided by California Germans (@CAGermans).  If you are looking for the latest German happenings and culture in California, look no further.  I have to say I am impressed with the amount …

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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Twitter Follow of the Month: My Best German Recipes

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

We are going to try to highlight a specific Twitter user every month that we believe provides quality content that you might enjoy.  For the month of August, we selected My Best German Recipes (@mygermanrecipes) which provides consistent recipes for not just classic German dishes but some more abstract but …

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 Pulse is Becoming More Social

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Over the last several weeks we have been putting a lot of focus on providing more content to our readers and have stepped up our game on our social networking pages. If you follow our Facebook or Twitter feeds and subscribe to our newsletter, you probably got the notice that …

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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We’re on Facebook and Twitter

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

As we slowly build up German Pulse we will be adding new features, some big and some small, and today we are now officially on Facebook and Twitter.  This will allow us to let our followers know when we post a new blog post and when we come across some …

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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