Becoming Proud of Being German

By John Bareither on Email

My discovery of my Inner German started when I was ten years old when we had to move from our apartment to a house. Well, our apartment building was sold and my carpenter father lost his workshop in the basement. The new landlord didn’t like all the noise that my …

John Bareither
John Bareither's writing spans a 15 year period, covering topics of crime, personal interest stories, biographies and more. He is currently working as a real estate researcher for Start Rehab and previously was employed by two commodity firms for 20 years. He's been a life long Evanstonian and Chicagoan.

Documentary Covering Lost Story of Jamaican German Town Begins Screening Tour This Friday In Chicago

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Numerous sections of the United States that once saw a bustling German-American population have without a doubt shrunk in size, and while it is disappointing to those of us that want to embrace our heritage, the decline is nothing compared to that seen in Seaford Town, Jamaica.  The upcoming documentary, …

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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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Understanding The German-American Generation Gap

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Anyone who has been involved in a German-American club or organization has probably heard the question come up on what can be done to get younger members involved. Some find a way to make it happen but most do not. I’m sure we all have our ideas as to what …

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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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

Photo: MrOmega

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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