The Jewish Museum in Berlin. Photo: Yoani Sanchez
The building is shaped like a dislocated Star of David. Gray, with a zinc-clad facade and little ...
Read Whole Story
Margot Honecker, the widow of East Germany's communist dictator Erich Honecker, has given a defiant interview in which she defends her late husband an...
Today's guest post is from Reinaldo Escobar's blog: Desde Aqui/From Here.
Image source: marporcuba.org
The Past That Awaits Us
By Reinaldo Escobar
East Germans stormed the Stasi 19 years ago today and began to dismantle the secret police apparatus. As a new administration takes over in the US, we might take to heart the lessons learned about openness.
Get top stories and blogs posts emailed to you each day.