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August 2017

Federal Elections 2017: the rundown

in Politics
Everything you wanted to know about the German Federal Elections but were afraid to ask. (https://leipglo.com)
Everything you wanted to know about the German Federal Elections but were afraid to ask. (https://leipglo.com)

How does Germany’s political system work? How important are political parties in the election?

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Wasserfest: jumping into rowing madness

in My Leipzig/Sports
Salzlandachter Bernburg putting on a light show in Leipzig in August 2017. (Source: Alexander Pischke / Ruder-Bundesliga)
Salzlandachter Bernburg putting on a light show in Leipzig in August 2017. (Source: Alexander Pischke / Ruder-Bundesliga)

They felt like they were so close to the competition, they could reach out and touch the boats.

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How do the creative arts and startups mix?

in Arts/Start up

Why do people starve or sell parts of themselves for the purpose of finding salvation in such pursuits – and how do they complement each other? If you’re interested in finding out, come to SpinLab on 5 September.

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Finding meaning and magic in the mundane

in Philosophies/Poetry
Emily in good old milky times. (Photo by Samantha Lacey)
Emily in good old milky times. (Photo by Samantha Lacey)

There are stories and poems everywhere, and in everything.

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Dresdner 59: Reudnitz’s multicultural hub

in Culture / Entertainment/Leipzig tips/My Leipzig/What's on
Community events mural outside Dresdner 59. (Photo: Ana Ribeiro)
Community events mural outside Dresdner 59. (Photo: Ana Ribeiro)

On 24 August, the community center at Leipzig East will spotlight Irish culture.

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Slamming it in Gohlis with Café homeLE

in My Leipzig/Poetry/What's on

Longing for cake and applause? Maike invites you to come over and show off your Fernweh poetry chops.

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