WHAT’S UP WITH GERMANY? A DOMESTIC AND FOREIGN POLICY OVERLOOK
February 8, 2019 - New York
What is happening in Germany? Some hope that it will be a bulwark against extremism and a pillar of stability. With the rise of the right, challenges to the center, and a left that cannot hold, however, it seems like Germany cannot quite make up its mind where it’s going.
Here to straighten things out is Stefan Liebich, Deputy Chair of the US-Germany Friendship Committee of the Bundestag and member of parliament for DIE LINKE (The Left Party). In this wide ranging conversation with journalist-comedian Katie Halper, he will dig deep into questions around DIE LINKE’s current direction and the art of dealing with Trump’s foreign policy.
When: Friday, February 8, 2019 at 6PM
Where: Starr Bar, 214 Starr Street, Brooklyn, NY 11237
The event is free and open to the public, but please register your attendance here.
Talking About Democratic Socialism 30 Years After the Fall of the Berlin Wall.
Fall 1989 was a moment of radical transformation for the former German Democratic Republic (GDR). Already many GDR citizens had migrated to West Germany to escape state repression. On November 4, almost half a million other GDR citizens gathered at Alexanderplatz in Berlin for a peaceful protest, calling for the democratization of the socialistic state. Organized by......
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