2013 NYC Steuben Parade Looks For Support on Kickstarter To Bring Broadcast to DVD

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

The New York City Steuben Parade offers great visibility for those participating every year, as the parade is broadcast live throughout the New York area on PBS.  While that is great visibility in itself, the Steuben Parade committee in New York recognizes that others around the country and the world …

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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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Is It Too Soon For a Jewish Contingent in the Steuben Parade?

By Rick Landman on Email

For the 4th time, there was a Jewish Contingent walking in the Steuben Parade to commemorate German Jewish Contributions to America.  When I had the idea, I wondered if this mere act could be considered insensitive for some Jews.  I remember my own mixed emotions the first time I walked …

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Rick Landman, is a gay son of two refugee Holocaust Survivors who is now a dual German American citizen, and marched in a Jewish contingent in the Steuben German-American Parade for 5 years. As an Attorney Emeritus, Adjunct Professor at New York Law School, Urban Planner, Licensed NYC Tour Guide, and longtime resident of Lower Manhattan, he is available to give NYC Walking Tours and Speaking Engagements on German, Jewish, Holocaust-related or LGBT history, and has a Blog on his website at www.infotrue.com and can be contacted at [email protected]

German Pulse Is Headed To The Big Apple For Some Steuben Day Fun

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

It’s that time of the year again where the German Pulse crew is packing up to head to the Steuben Day festivities in New York City!  Chicago had their own run at it earlier this month and we are ready for more… are you? New York’s Steuben parade is the …

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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Chicago’s German Day Festival Begins Tonight, Plus Come Out On Saturday For The Steuben Parade

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

The popular Chicago German Day Festival will be getting underway tonight at 6pm in Lincoln Square (Western Ave. and Lincoln Ave.) and will be going strong until Sunday evening. Every year, the German Day Festival sees thousands of German-loving Chicagoans turn up to take in the great German food, beer, …

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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Join Us Once Again In This Years Chicago and NYC Steuben Parades

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Last year we made our first ever appearances in the Chicago and New York City Steuben Parades and we’re pleased to announce that we will be doing it again this year!  One of the best parts of last year was meeting some of our readers who came out to join …

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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Tickets For New York City’s Largest Oktoberfest On Sale Now, Included Limited VIP Tickets

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

If you can’t make it out to the world-famous Oktoberfest in Munich, consider checking out the largest Oktoberfest in New York City’s Central Park.  Just like the original Oktoberfest, New York will be celebrating in September.  Tickets for the Steuben Parade Oktoberfest, taking place on September 21, are on sale now, 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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New York Steuben Parade Announces 2013 Grand Marshals, Including Soccer Legend Werner Roth

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

This year’s New York Steuben Parade, which will see thousands line up across the Fifth Avenue route, will be featuring three well-known Grand Marshals on September 21st.  US soccer legend Werner Roth, the man running Germany’s Dinkelacker beer, Christian Dinkelacker, and German parliament member Harald Leibrecht, will be leading this year’s parade. Werner Roth …

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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Jewish Steuben Parade Contingent Seeks Your Help

By Rick Landman on Email

Are you, or do you know anyone of German Jewish Descent, or any Dual German-American Jews?  For the fourth year, there will be a Jewish Contingent marching in the New York Steuben German-American Friendship Parade (September 21, 2013) commemorating German Jewish contributions to America.  Most people do not know how …

Rick Landman
Rick Landman, is a gay son of two refugee Holocaust Survivors who is now a dual German American citizen, and marched in a Jewish contingent in the Steuben German-American Parade for 5 years. As an Attorney Emeritus, Adjunct Professor at New York Law School, Urban Planner, Licensed NYC Tour Guide, and longtime resident of Lower Manhattan, he is available to give NYC Walking Tours and Speaking Engagements on German, Jewish, Holocaust-related or LGBT history, and has a Blog on his website at www.infotrue.com and can be contacted at [email protected]

The Votes Are In… Kristina Kren Voted In As Miss German-America 2013

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

The German-American Steuben Parade Committee of NYC crowned this year’s Miss German-America, Kristna Kren, to a packed house at the Bierhaus NYC in Manhattan, on Sunday afternoon, May 19.  A panel of six judges interviewed each of the five candidates and this year more than 100 people turned out to cast …

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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Official Nominees For Miss German-America 2013 Announced

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Tickets Are Still On Sale The German-American Committee of Greater New York has just announced the official nominees of young woman competing to become this year’s Miss German-America and Queen of the German-American Steuben Parade in New York City.  Tickets to the official crowning ceremony went on sale a few weeks …

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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