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Muslims face increasing prejudice in xenophobic Europe

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Muslims face increasing prejudice in xenophobic Europe

In light of the highly-publicized murder of a pregnant Egyptian woman in Germany, Daljit Dhaliwal discusses Muslim immigration in France, Germany and the United Kingdom with Delancey Gustin of the German Marshall Fund in the United States.

Posted: October 27, 2009 16:55   Comments: 19
Anne Frank gets her own YouTube channel

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Anne Frank gets her own YouTube channel

This week, the Anne Frank Museum officially launched its own channel on You Tube. The channel has begun showing the only known film footage of Anne Frank, taken during a neighbor's wedding in 1941 -- four years before her death in a German concentration camp.

Posted: October 2, 2009 08:13   Comments: 0
How You See It: Is the U.S. ready to elect a gay leader?

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How You See It: Is the U.S. ready to elect a gay leader?

The man in position to be Germany's next vice chancellor -- Free Democrats Party leader Guido Westerwelle -- will become the first openly gay person to hold that office. Is the United States ready to elect an openly gay man or woman as vice president, or even president? Tell us what you think.

Posted: September 29, 2009 10:04   Comments: 44
Merkel wins second term in German election

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Merkel wins second term in German election

Germany's vote on Sunday for members of the lower house of parliament gave Chancellor Angela Merkel a comfortable center-right majority. Nikolaus Piper of Suddeutsche Zeitung discusses the major issues and implications of the German election.

Posted: September 28, 2009 12:09   Comments: 0
German expatriates watch election from afar

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German expatriates watch election from afar

Worldfocus producer Channtal Fleischfresser attended a German election party on Sunday at the German Consulate in New York.

Posted: September 28, 2009 03:58   Comments: 0
Economic concerns dominate ahead of German election

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Economic concerns dominate ahead of German election

Economic concerns have dominated the debate leading up to Sunday's national elections in Germany. Polls show a tight race.

Posted: September 25, 2009 11:36   Comments: 0
Wrangling Google Earth into submission: Part II

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Wrangling Google Earth into submission: Part II

Worldfocus producer Channtal Fleischfresser shares more tips on using Google Earth Pro.

Posted: September 21, 2009 12:18   Comments: 0
Mounting election fraud and waning support in Afghanistan

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Mounting election fraud and waning support in Afghanistan

Marvin Weinbaum of the Middle East Institute discusses potential exit strategies for U.S. allies and Americans' waning support for the fight in Afghanistan.

Posted: September 7, 2009 16:43   Comments: 3
France and Germany report economic growth

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France and Germany report economic growth

Two of Europe's biggest economies -- Germany and France -- reported signs of a recovery. Each saw growth of 0.3 percent in this year's second quarter. Roben Farzad of BusinessWeek discusses how fast the world economy is rebounding and analyzes what it will mean for the United States.

Posted: August 13, 2009 13:54   Comments: 0
World governments hope stimulus packages will stick

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World governments hope stimulus packages will stick

From the $787 billion stimulus package in the U.S. to China's $586 billion, world governments are hoping that they can lay the groundwork for economic recovery. Read what bloggers from Bahrain to Japan are going through in the global financial crisis.

Posted: May 20, 2009 14:10   Comments: 2

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