Bid to neutralize German anthem shot down

Sorry Germany, You Won’t Be Getting a “Gender Sensitive” Anthem

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Just hours after getting the vote of support from the Social Democrat party (SPD), German Chancellor Angela Merkel has already put her foot down on one request coming from a party member to change Germany’s national anthem in order to make it gender sensitive. “Why don’t we make our national …

Sources: Reuters

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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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