Category Archives: Germany

Germany | Missglückter Kapitalexport

Die Krise nach dem Maidan-Putsch hat den Markt zerstört. In der Ukraine stehen so manche deutsche Investitonsvorhaben auf der Kippe

Im Westen der Ukraine, bei Uschgorod in Sichtweite der Grenze zur Slowakei, steht eine moderne Fabrik. Sie gehört der Eurocar AG, einem nachgeordneten Unternehmen des VW-Konzerns bzw. seiner tschechischen Tochter Skoda. Mit einem Gleisanschluss in europäischer Normalspurweite an das westliche Nachbarland angebunden, steht sie gleichwohl jedoch praktisch still. Nicht nur die politische, auch die wirtschaftliche Situation hat das Projekt ausgebremst.

A dramatic break at the G7 summit

Donald Trump has called for Russia to be readmitted to the G7 club of world leaders, opening up a new rift with Europe at the start of an acrimonious summit in Québec.

Ukraine | Consul in Hamburg is keen on fascist ideas

Shocking news often comes from Ukraine for last four years. Today Ukraine was not exception. Kiev regime has transcended itself. Ukrainian diplomat on Facebook hates Russians, Jews, Hungarians, announces territorial claims to many countries, support German Nazi ideas and serves in consulate of Ukraine in Hamburg, Germany…

Germany | Karl Marx’s birth city sells ‘zero-euro’ bills for his 200th birthday

Karl Marx was born on May 5th, 1818 in Trier in what is now Rheinland-Palatinate. Many cities in the surrounding area are using the upcoming anniversary to gain big capital from multiple Marx-themed memorabilia, including a ‘zero-euro’ bill introduced in March with the likeness of Karl Marx, who had a very distant relationship to money.

The Bayer-Monsanto Merger Is Bad News for the Planet

By Ellen Brown

Two new studies from Europe have found that the number of farm birds in France has crashed by a third in just 15 years, with some species being almost eradicated. The collapse in the bird population mirrors the discovery last October that over three quarters of all flying insects in Germany have vanished in just three decades. Insects are the staple food source of birds, the pollinators of fruits, and the aerators of the soil.