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Bridges of (Com)passion built in Leipzig

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Bridge at Karl Heine Canal, Leipzig.

The kids’ own passions were ignited by inspiration in various literary and photographic genres, to form a fair, fresh, private philosophy of Leipzig oneness.

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What does free movement mean to you?

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Free movement and Brexit. (Photo: public domain)

The groups British in Europe and British in Germany welcome submissions for a video campaign highlighting positive cases of free movement – and how losing this right would affect Brits.

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England to Leipzig: out of Mouth, an ELFLEIN

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The band’s new Leipzig line-up after Theresa Elflein's move from England to here. Photo © Mouth

“In England, it was just so hard to make ends meet, and I knew that it was unnecessarily hard because I could see my friends were doing so well here [in Leipzig]. They were living in these flatshare mansions, and still had so much free time to put into their music, and were actually making money from playing gigs. They were all doing what they wanted to.” – Theresa Elflein

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Ein Bier, bitte: going gaga for Gose

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Bayerischer Gose. Photo © Chrissy Orlowski

I love to drink beer and all of the different flavours there are! Do you love it as well? If so, follow along with my exploration of Leipzig’s ancient beer treasure: Gose.

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3 challenges for Leipzig’s startup scene

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With the resistance to multiculturalism, Leipzig may not yet be ready for a sustainable startup scene.

Our guest author wonders: Without outgrowing its resistance to diversity, how can Leipzig ever measure up to Berlin?

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The importance of learning to say “no”

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When on the go, it may be hard to say "no."

There’s only so long you can kid yourself that going to crocheting classes on Tuesday nights is what you’re all about.

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