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Post-Brexit divorce: EU can keep the kids?

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post-Brexit

It is still not clear whether Brits will be able to move to another EU country – for example, leaving Germany to take up a new job in Spain – without getting visas and work permits after 2019.

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Podcast: inspiration for your lazy Sunday

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Tokyo, Berlin, London and Paris are all jumping on the Klassik Underground bandwagon. Read and listen in to learn more about the event’s success story and how you can catch it, this very Sunday evening, at Leipzig’s Moritzbastei.

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Podcast: no government, but we can dance

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Let’s spike that Glühwein of yours with a dose of murky German political future, and then sweeten it with some music and art.

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Why is there no socialism in the USA?

in History/Politics by
USA President Donald Trump.

The question has haunted scholars, socialists and socialist scholars for one and a half centuries. So we also give it a try (or eight).

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Shakeup of CDU Saxony, courtesy of AfD

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Can a Petry-led faction distance themselves significantly from the AfD to win over enough CDU voters and politicians? The next 18 months will be a dry run for this possibility, threatening the traditional progressiveness of Leipzig in the process.

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Catalonia and Spain: it’s complicated

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When asked why they want independence, many Catalans say they have their own language and culture. Yesterday, Spain disagreed by force.

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