If you ever walk into the office of the US Consul in Leipzig, you may notice the pictures of John F. Kennedy and Hillary Clinton hanging on the wall. But the real elephant in the room is, of course, Donald Trump, and how his presidency may be affecting US-Germany relations. Check out Part I of our two-part interview with US Consul Timothy Eydelnant.
The question has haunted scholars, socialists and socialist scholars for one and a half centuries. So we also give it a try (or eight).
For DOK Leipzig’s 60th edition, the organizers would like to invite “the whole city to dance with the winners.”
Sociologist Helena Flam ponders possible intepretations or reasons for the appointment of a former refugee from Minsk, married to his same-sex partner, as the new US Consul to Leipzig.
The problem is that to Trump, his critics are the creators of fake news. A word against Trump is not a truth. What is “not truth” is now to be censored.
Tin foil hats are not a smart way to deal with the new global political reality.