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‘Festival of the M***’: Germany’s ongoing struggle with endemic racism

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Raja-Leon Hamann explores the racist and colonialist implications of the city festival of Eisenberg, Thuringia being renamed as the M*****fest or Festival of the M***.

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US Election chaos: a LeipGlo editorial analysis

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LeipGlo's own Ana and Heiner weigh in on some of this highly unusual and most tumultuous of elections which is still being counted as we speak. Find out about the reasons why it is such a close call, what to expect from a likely Biden presidency and some of the smaller races that took place

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A superpower implodes – a look at the U.S. ahead of the presidential election

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LeipGlo contributor Max takes a closer look at the current administration, how and why they got into power and what that means for the upcoming presidential election on November 3rd.

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Isolation and division tackled at DOK Leipzig 2020

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Leipzig Glocal founder Ana has had a sneak peek at some of this year's DOK Leipzig documentary short film selection. Find out what she thought about these picks that will start screening next week across Leipzi venues and online.

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Living through a distant war – an expat’s account of the Armenian-Azeri conflict

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LeipGlo contributor and Armenian expat Gabriel Armas-Cardona shares his point of view on the on-going, brutal conflict in Nagorno Karabakh between Armenia and Azerbaijan.

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Opinion: multiple dimensions of structural racism

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"Communities whose members, for diverse historical reasons such as segregation, are often unable to acquire the necessary high skills to get a job with decent wages in the service sector, end up in a cycle of reproduction of poverty. They are victims of creative destruction." #BlackLivesMatter

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