Paul Street / TruthdigFeb 4, 2018
America does not need another elite Kennedy pretending to lead us out of the darkness of authoritarian capitalism, racism, militarism and other evils. Dig deeper ( 12 Min. Read )
The Associated PressJan 16, 2018
Yearly, a German panel singles out a phrase that runs counter to the principles of democracy or human dignity. Kellyanne Conway's offering tops a new list of 684 suggestions. Dig deeper ( 1 Min. Read )
By Juan Cole / Informed CommentJul 6, 2017
More than a third of Germany's electricity this year has come from wind, solar, biomass and hydro—but the country still has a long way to go when it comes to clean energy. Dig deeper ( 2 Min. Read )
Alexander Reed Kelly / TruthdigFeb 1, 2016
A 13-year-old Russian-German girl has admitted to making up a story about being kidnapped and raped by Middle Eastern or North African migrants in a case that outraged Germans and caused far-right protests in Russia. Dig deeper ( 1 Min. Read )
Alexander Reed Kelly / TruthdigJul 2, 2015
The aim of German Chancellor Angela Merkel and other EU powers in the Greek debt crisis is “apparently to humiliate Tsipras and his government in preparation for its early replacement with a more pliable administration,” writes Seamus Milne, associate editor of The Guardian. Dig deeper ( 2 Min. Read )
Alexander Reed Kelly / TruthdigMar 22, 2015
Jewish leaders in Thessaloniki, Greece, are considering how to reclaim—with interest—fares that Nazi Germany made nearly 60,000 Jews pay to send themselves to their deaths at Auschwitz. Dig deeper ( 2 Min. Read )
Donald Kaufman / TruthdigFeb 24, 2015
It's been 25 years and change since the Berlin Wall came down, but as it turns out, many Germans now aren't so big on the whole capitalism thing. Dig deeper ( 1 Min. Read )
By Marcus Bensmann and David Crawford, CORRECT!VJan 11, 2015
An investigation by the Berlin-based newsroom CORRECT!V reveals that Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was downed by a Russian Air Defense Brigade operating on Ukrainian territory, without displaying national emblems. Dig deeper ( 29 Min. Read )
Staff / TruthdigDec 15, 2013
Klaus-Heidi. That's the name the German airline company dared Swedes to change their moniker to this October in exchange for an all-expenses-paid trip to Berlin. Little did they know so many people would actually do it. Dig deeper ( 3 Min. Read )
Staff / TruthdigDec 2, 2010
An assortment of sculptures once derided by the Nazis as prime examples of "degenerate art" -- complete with a Third Reich-sponsored show under that heading -- has been partly recovered and reunited for a comeback exhibit at Berlin's Neues Museum. Dig deeper ( 1 Min. Read )
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