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Angela Merkel - Gemeinsame Pressekonferenz mit Barack Obama View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany

Do you remember when Barack Obama visited Berlin? Chancellor Angela Merkel talks about the values shared by Germany and the United States, and the political relationship between the countries.

Böhmermann - Wie geht man als Satiriker mit Rechtspopulismus um? - Part 1 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Advanced Advanced

Germany North German

Jan Böhmermann and his team from the late-night show Neo Magazin Royale went to Dresden to understand why right-wing populism finds so much acceptance there. Together with Ralf Kabelka, Moritz Neumeier, and the audience in the Staatsoperette Dresden, he dedicates the show to the question of whether it is helpful or counterproductive to make them the subject of his jokes again and again. Here in the first part, you'll learn about the motives and conditions of the following discussion.

Böhmermann - Wie geht man als Satiriker mit Rechtspopulismus um? - Part 2 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Advanced Advanced

Germany North German

Viewer Discretion Advised

A member of the audience discusses differences in anti-immigrant sentiment in Bavaria and Saxony, and in rural and urban communities.

Böhmermann - Wie geht man als Satiriker mit Rechtspopulismus um? - Part 3 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Advanced Advanced

Germany North German

Viewer Discretion Advised

The panel discusses the possibility that AfD (Alternative für Deutschland) supporters are not always opposed to immigrants, but may be voting for the far right for other reasons. They continue to consider what the role of comedy is in all of this.

BREXIT - Briten für EU-Ausstieg - Politisches Erdbeben in Europa

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany

Following the Brexit vote, Scotland is at a crossroads. Many citizens feel more affinity with the European Union than the United Kingdom. Will Scotland choose to secede?

Brexit-Votum - Merkel warnt vor Spaltung Europas

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Germany

Angela Merkel made a speech in the German Parliament on June 28th regarding Great Britain's vote to cease to belong to the European Union, making it clear that there are many guidelines, as well as a timeline, that need to be followed. You can read the full text here.

Bundesregierung - Vereidigung der Bundeskanzlerin Angela Merkel View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany

German Chancellor Angela Merkel is sworn in at Parliament, with both supporters and protesters present.

Deutsche-Welle-Nachrichten - Flüchtlinge: Bundesregierung zieht Notbremse View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany

Up till now, hundreds of thousands of refugees have been permitted to enter Germany. Now the German government has changed course by temporarily reintroducing border controls.

Flüchtlingskrise - 10 Vorurteile, die nicht stimmen View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany

In this video, misconceptions and prejudices regarding the influx of refugees in Europe and Germany are deconstructed. A must-see for anyone who wants to learn more about the situation!

Flüchtlingskrise - Deutschkurse für Flüchtlinge View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany

All across the country, refugees are now receiving German instruction from volunteers because they are not officially entitled to it when they first arrive. Three educators from Bavaria have developed their own teaching materials especially for this purpose. Sehr interessant!

Frankfurt wird Handelszentrum - für die chinesische Währung Yuan

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany

As of last week, it's confirmed: Frankfurt will be the commercial center for the Chinese yuan currency, also called the renminbi. The city of Frankfurt hopes to expand its role in the finance world even more with this currency coup!

Frauenrechtsgruppe Femen - Oben-ohne-Attacke

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany

Young women are tearing off their T-shirts to protest the prison sentences of other young women in Tunisia, but for the politicians and movie stars, the glamorous life goes on undisturbed. (video copyright dpa)

G20-Gipfel - Bremer Polizisten sprechen über G20-Einsatz

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Germany North German

A police captain and a young officer speak about their experience controlling the protest at the G20 Summit in Hamburg.

Grete - eine Freiwillige in Israel

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Germany Israel

Grete has been living and volunteering in a city near Tel Aviv for the last nine months. In this video, she speaks about her decision to live in Israel for a longer period of time.

OroVerde - Regenwald schützen - CO2, Regenwald und Klimaschutz

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany

This clip was created under the auspices of the pilot project "Weil wir es wert sind!" ("Because we're worth it!") of the Rain Forest Foundation OroVerde! Its purpose is to create awareness of the relationship between the rain forest, CO2 emissions, and climate change!

Reiseland Deutschland - Vielfalt im Herzen Europas - Part 1 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany

A lovely little introduction to traveling in Germany, from the Oktoberfest to the car museums in Stuttgart. Enjoy!

Reiseland Deutschland - Vielfalt im Herzen Europas - Part 2 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany

This video gives a good overview of all the reasons you could think of to visit the travel destination of Germany, characterized by the diversity of its natural landscapes and the pulsing life of its cities.

Reiseland Deutschland - Vielfalt im Herzen Europas - Part 3 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany

Part 3 of "Travel Country Germany" goes from fruit cakes in Dresden all the way to the Hofbräuhaus in Munich. Viel Spaß beim Reisen!

Tagesschau - Amtseinführung von Donald Trump - Part 1 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany

Get some insight into the German perspective on the inauguration of President Trump.

Tagesschau - Amtseinführung von Donald Trump - Part 2 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany

Get some insight into the German perspective on the inauguration of President Trump in part two of this series.

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