German History

Helping Russia Defeat Nazi Germany Was a Big Mistake, Says US-Funded 'Fact-Checker'

CNN just hopped into bed with a Lithuanian "fact-checker" who is nostalgic for Nazi occupation and received money from the State Department. (She is …

Russia

WWII Nazi Plan to Attack American Homeland

As the war was ending the Nazi had an idea to shake things up—a strike on the U.S. homeland.<p>Sebastien Roblin [2]<p>In the closing weeks of World War II …

War

Tim Allen, conservatives in Hollywood, and Nazi Germany (+video)

The comedian is one of a number of conservatives in Hollywood to attest to a climate that oppresses and punishes their views. The comparison to the …

Tim Allen

Germany to deport two terror suspects born in the country with a life-long ban on returning

Germany is set to deport two terror suspects, despite both being born in the country but whose parents are foreigners - the first case of its kind in German history.<p>The men, a 27-year-old Algerian and a 22-year-old Nigerian who were both born in Germany and live with their parents in the German …

Immigration

Germany to annul thousands of homosexuality convictions

On Wednesday, Germany Chancellor Angela Merkel and her cabinet approved a bill to rescind the convictions of 50,000 men sentenced for homosexuality …

Homosexuality

From the Archives

<b>England's Peter Beardsley hurdles a challenge from West Germany's Guido Buchwald in Dusseldorf on 9th September, 1987......the last time that England lost (1-3) a friendly international in Germany.</b><p>England play their old foes tonight but haven't lost a friendly in Germany for 30 years.

Soccer

People are living longer. Will it mean more work?

Swiss Parliament has just increased the retirement age for women to 65 years, up from 64. This may be just a first step, since parliament has for …

Retirement

Germany to clear gays convicted under Nazi-era law

BERLIN: The German government on Wednesday (Mar 22) approved plans to quash the convictions of 50,000 men sentenced for homosexuality under a …

Germany

England vs Germany: The Six Best Goals

England vs Germany is a rivalry that stretches back over a century, and with the two nations set for another clash on Wednesday, we look at the best …

Soccer

All 26 England away kits: ranked

Soccer

Tim Allen ripped over Nazi Germany remark

Some people aren’t thrilled by Tim Allen comparing being a conservative in Hollywood to living in Nazi Germany during the 1930s.<p>The actor appeared on …

Tim Allen

Union Berlin raising city's hopes of 2 teams in Bundesliga

BERLIN (AP) — The German capital city's hopes of having two teams in the Bundesliga and the first team from the former East Germany to play in the top-flight for eight years burned a little brighter on Monday.<p>Union Berlin defeated Nuremberg 1-0 to go top of Germany's second division, one point …

Sports

Germany's NATO missions

Since West Germany's accession to NATO, Berlin has supported numerous operations involving the trans-Atlantic alliance. Since 1990, Germany's Bundeswehr has been deployed on "out of area" missions as well.

NATO

Won't Someone Think of the Millionaire Celebrities Who Support Trump?

Tim Allen, a rare conservative working in TV and movies, is something of an idiot. He actually says that conservatives are so mistreated these days …

Tim Allen

Careers That Matter: How to Find Success By Throwing Out

<b>The secret to the top 5 percent of business leaders is in what they throw out.</b><p>95 percent of all employees never master this subject, they are …

Success

Marian Klein: Politicians trying to do the impossible on health care

The problem with our health-care system is only one — our representatives, our politicians. They are trying to provide the impossible — an affordable …

Health Care

"Blitzed" details massive drug use in Nazi Germany

Before and during World War II, Germany's Nazi Party condemned drug use. But the book, "Blitzed: Drugs in the Third Reich," claims German soldiers …

European History

Namibia demands $30bn for German genocide: documents

Windhoek - Namibia is to launch a $30 billion lawsuit against Germany over genocide committed during colonial rule, when tens of thousands of people …

Namibia

The artist who made the iconic Guinness posters also mocked some up for Nazi Germany

Don’t worry, those never ran<p>In the 1920s Guinness had a problem. The venerable Irish brewer had been around since 1759—nearly two centuries—but …

History

Russia vs. Nazi Germany: How Hitler Launched the Most Horrific War of All Time

And millions paid the price. <i>The end of the War in the East left the Soviet Union in control of a vast portion of the Eurasian continent. Red Army</i> …

Russia

Nazis Attacked Trans Accommodations; Now Trump Is, Too

LGBTQ activists may gain insights into dealing with Trump by looking back at the different but still relevant experience of government repression …

LGBTQ

Twitter Accounts Hijacked in Pro-Turkish Effort

A slew of Twitter Inc. (TWTR) user accounts, including some high-profile ones, were hacked Wednesday and labeled with pro-Turkish messages and the …

Personal Finance

Are We on the Verge of Violence?

Posted: Mar 15, 2017 12:01 AM<p>Two weeks ago, political scientist Charles Murray of the American Enterprise Institute went to speak at Middlebury …

Political Violence

Prominent Twitter accounts compromised after third-party app Twitter Counter hacked

A number of prominent Twitter accounts were hacked to tweet Nazi messages after Twitter Counter, a popular tool for analyzing Twitter followers, was hacked.<p>Official Twitter accounts belonging to Amnesty International, Forbes and other prominent organizations, not to mention many regular users, were …

Data Breach

Hack Brief: High-Profile Twitter Accounts Overrun With Swastikas

Last night, a swath of Twitter accounts with large followings—including Duke University, BBC North America, Forbes, and Amnesty International—tweeted …

Social Marketing

High-profile sports accounts fall victim to Twitter hack

The Twitter accounts of Mayweather Promotions, the NHL Network and tennis star Boris Becker are among several sports-related accounts that were …

Sports

An Evening of Queer Jewish Cabaret from Weimar Germany

I felt a little daring as I went out alone last weekend—in a leopard-print dress and red lipstick—to a dimly lit boîte to experience <i>Lavender Songs: A</i> …

Jewish Culture

High-profile Twitter accounts compromised in #Nazihollanda hack | Where Orlando Turns First For Breaking News, Weather, and Traffic

High-profile Twitter accounts were hacked early Wednesday to post a message with the hashtags #Nazialmanya and #Nazihollanda.<p>According to Josh Butler …

Orlando

Secret American Commandos Hid Out in Cold War Berlin

Special troops would have spied on the Soviets<p>by JOSEPH TREVITHICK<p><i>Originally published on Nov. 11, 2014.</i><p>For almost three decades during the Cold War, …

War

Twitter handles hacked by 'Turkish govt 'backers'

Twitter accounts, including that of Amnesty International, have been hacked by a group claiming to support the Turkish government.<p><b>More follows...</b>

Turkey