Kickstarter Project For Book on Bruce Springsteen’s ’88 East Berlin Concert Is Days Away From Its Goal

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

There was no shortage of concerts to help aid in bringing down the Berlin Wall in the late 80’s and early 90’s, and while the most well-known is The Wall – Live in Berlin concert featuring Rodger Waters, David Hasselhoff, Bon Jovi, and more, there is an even more fascinating …

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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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Section of Berlin Wall, Known as the East Side Gallery, Torn Down Despite Protests

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Apparently not even David Hasselhoff could stop construction crews from tearing down a famous stretch of what remains of the Berlin Wall.  When locals found out about the plans to relocate a portion of what is now known as the East Side Gallery to make room for a new luxury …

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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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David Hasselhoff Throws In His Support For Preserving Remaining Section of Berlin Wall

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

A little over 23 years ago, the idea of Germans wanting to stop the demolition of the Berlin Wall would’ve been unheard of for the most part.  In 1989 when the demolition of the wall began, Germans came with sledgehammers and other destructive tools to tear down the miles of …

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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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Historic Pieces of the Berlin Wall Donated For Public Display in Mountain View, California

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Remnants of the Berlin Wall, to this day, still carry a powerful message to people all around the world.  Cities across the world have created public displays out of pieces of the wall that were collected, and with at least 40 sites in the US alone, the California city of Mountain …

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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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Germany Celebrates 22 Years of German Unity Day Today

By Darlene Fuchs on Email

German Unity Day is a national holiday in Germany, celebrated October 3rd, to commemorate the nation’s unification, when the Federal Republic of Germany and the Democratic Republic of Germany united to create one single federal Germany in 1990. German reunification (Deutsche Wiedervereinigung) took place twice after 1945: first in 1957, …

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History Should Not Be Allowed to Repeat Itself

By Magazin-Deutschland.de on Email

It tore families and friends apart, divided Berlin and the country for almost 30 years and was seen as a symbol of the Iron Curtain: when the Berlin Wall was built on August 13, 1961, it signalled the beginning of the violent division of Germany. Over the coming days and …

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The Berlin Street Art Scene

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

I recently came across an article that looked at the popular Street Art in Berlin and focused on 3 popular contributors.  The whole concept of street art is fascinating and at times it is hard to look at the artists as criminals for defacing property.  I think there is a …

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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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