German Anti-Islam Group Makes Fool of Themselves Over Kinder Chocolate Marketing Campaign

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

For more than 30 years, the iconic Kinder Chocolate bars have featured a blond-haired, blue eyed boy on the packaging, but when the chocolate company started printing boxes with childhood photos of players on the German national soccer team, anti-Islam Pegida group supporters jumped to social media to express outrage …

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Cologne Cathedral Turns Off Its Lights To Take Stand Against Anti-Islam Protests

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Over the past several months Germany has seen a growing number of anti-Islam protests in its major cities, with organizers seeking to protect the country’s “Judeo-Christian culture”, but when protestors assembled in the city of Cologne on Monday, one of Germany’s most prominent Catholic churches took a stand against the hate. …

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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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