Christijan is sick of people playing with our emotions to hide the truth behind this weekend’s attacks. Let’s look at things from another perspective.
Behind the cosy façade of my FRG-passport lies concealed a bubbling volcano of emotion. I am tired of being complimented for Willy Brandt’s Ostpolitik. I am tired of being asked how I feel about winning the World Cup four times. And I am tired of hearing the words Stasi and Plattenbau.
Our solidarity with the victims of this horrendous event.
The very complicated facts of Asylpolitik, explained here, easily debunk the xenophobic myths that have been circulating around.
What if I told you the abandoned building you pass by everyday was once revolutionary and palace-like inside?
Thinking of Leipzig I thought of learned middle-aged men, feverishly working printers and book publishers, and a gallant beau monde. Times seemed to have changed and I should have known.