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NEW YORK (IDN) - In its first formal response to a class-action suit filed by the Herero and Nama people of Namibia, Germany has asked a New York judge ... Justice after genocide", brought together over 50 Herero and Nama delegates and German solidarity activists in Berlin to discuss the way forward.
"Put on a thick jacket," the 18-year-old son of Albanian immigrants instructed the 12-year-old German-Iraqi boy over the Internet on how to carry out a ... And some rights activists have warned that Germany should not over-react and be too quick to alter civil liberty protections, questioning whether the danger ...

While the rest of the world is in tumult, in Germany it still feels like the end of history: Germany is economically strong and politically stable, and politics ... the new generation's stance is different from the identity politics of many young American political activists; if anything, these young Germans agree with ...
And in Germany, police have raided activists' blockades in the ancient Hambach Forest, where activists have been camped out for years trying to stop the ongoing construction of the Hambach coal mine, the largest open-pit mine in Europe. The activists say at least 10 people were arrested in the police's ...
Writer, activist and educator Angela Davis will be featured Feb. 21 as part of the August Wilson Center's "Truthsayer" speaker series. Davis grew up in Alabama before attending Brandeis University in Massachusetts and the University of California in San Diego, where she became associated with the Black ...
As they import to Germany the demands that emanate from the shareholder value theory, they undermine the stakeholder approach. Typically, US activist investors are indifferent to the interests of customers and employees. They care about maximizing yield and turning a quick profit. By the time divisions ...

A member of the far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD) party, known for its anti-Muslim rhetoric, has surprised observers by converting to Islam. Arthur Wagner sat on the party's executive committee in the state of Brandenburg but recently stepped down for reasons he says are unrelated. The 48-year-old, ...
Senior SPD leaders warned that a campaign based on personality, such as Corbyn's, would be difficult to recreate under Germany's proportional voting system, and German voters already have a more overtly leftwing option in Die Linke, which won 9.2% of the vote at the election in September.
For many in the SPD, the measure is a "cap by another name," prompting some activists to aim to torpedo the deal. But, presenting the new figures on Tuesday, Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere said the number of asylum seekers was still too high, adding that Germany still had much work to do to ...
... disappointed" by the sentence of Wu Gan, better known by his online nom de plume "Super Vulgar Butcher", according to a joint statement by the US and German embassies in Beijing. Wu's sentence was the harshest in a spate of politically motivated trails targeting civil rights lawyers and activists.
That same person is also currently threatening the citizens of Germany. On December 15, Arye Sharuz Shalicar published a status on his personal facebook page, in which he shared a report from the German newspaper Welt on Israeli security forces using live fire to disperse a protest on the outskirts of ...
The warring factions within Germany's oldest political party know that the decision could make or break the SPD. The party has, for years, seen its popularity slide, most dramatically in September's general election - by which time it had served in a coalition for eight of the 12 years of Merkel's rule - when it ...
Additional criminal complaints were filed by the National Council of Resistance of Iran, as well as the German Green Party member Volker Beck. ... or webloggers or political activists or religious minorities, ranging from the student protests in 1999 to the post-election protests in 2009 culminating in the ...
activists have occupied the remaining forests and made tree-houses ... Hambach Forest, Germany: While the world gathered at the German city of Bonn ... In this way we protect the trees and our climate," said a young activist.
Throughout the United Nations climate summit in Bonn, Germany, activists have been protesting against fossil fuels. Early this morning ...
Young climate activists from the Pacific say the Pacific flavour at climate talks in Germany is empowering them to talk to the leaders of polluting ...
COP23, held in Bonn, Germany from November 6-17, is not as ... So German climate activists are using the current spotlight to call for an end to ...

A giant black mark on Germany's environmental record is scarred on the land an ... be sitting alone in the camp," recalls an activist who goes by the name of Clumsy. ... At Bonn, activists from other nations expressed solidarity.
activists described it as a "small revolution". ... A German government spokesperson said the government would comply with the ruling. The activist group Third Option - which has been campaigning for official recognition ...
The journalist and activist Olga Romanova has decided to stay in Germany due to the "danger" presented by embezzlement accusations ...
Politicians and activists gather for COP23 Bonn climate talks - in pictures ... The world's nations are meeting in Bonn, Germany, for the 23rd annual .... German environment minister, and Petteri Taalas, secretary-general, World ...
Indigenous activist from Peru, Rosalia Yampis, Director of women Program in the Interethnic ... 7 November 2017 - Peruvian indigenous activists at the United Nations Climate Conference (COP23) in Bonn, Germany, made a strong call ...
Young British far-right activists are travelling overseas for ... having to plead for help to a German refugee rescue ship when its own vessel suffered mechanical failure. ... The same activist is recorded referring to "degenerates".
Every conversation I have had with German politicians and activists ... with Europe after Brexit is that the core democracies - Germany, France, ...
Russian businessman German Sterligov has made homophobia a central ideological tenet of his grocery chain. "Those dirty perverts can keep ...
Thousands of protesters forced their way into Germany's massive Hambach strip mine in an effort to pressure politicians on the eve of a global ...
Germany's foreign minister Sigmar Gabriel met with his Turkish ... followed the release last week of German Amnesty International activist Peter ...
(HBC) received an unsolicited offer for its German department store, ... Shortly after the news broke, activist investor Jonathan Litt issued a ...
Despite Germany's attempt to transition away from coal, 77 coal ... that it's also possible with a bicycle," one of the activists on wheels told DW.
Another German national who had been held in Turkey for "political ... activist Peter Steudtner and seven other activists pending a verdict in their ... But 11 Germans still remain in Turkish detention on what Berlin ... Germany's Foreign Ministry has said two more German citizens have been arrested in Turkey.
Hudson's Bay Co. is pushing back against agitation by real estate-focused activist investor Land & Buildings.The retail operator said Land ...
animal rights activists have flocked to eastern Germany in a bid to prevent the culling of a wolf that has been preying on local farmers' sheep.
Turkish-German ties 'depend on anti-terror cooperation' ... Turkey wants normalized relations with Germany and expects Berlin to show more ... issues amid the arrest of journalists and human rights activists on terror charges.
human rights activists say freedom of speech in China will further deteriorate ... eventually be successful in returning to his home in Germany," Mr Poon said. ... By day police watch human rights activist Zhou Li's Beijing home.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel may not be strong enough to reform ... For years, Germans complained that France was incapable of domestic ... took the stage, presenting himself as an activist philosopher-president.
Bozdag said the German activist was released by "an independent and ... a court freed German Peter Steudner and seven other activists in ...
A trio of environmental activists, who were instrumental in ... and East Germany into a wildlife refuge, won the German Environmental Prize on ...
A court in Istanbul has ordered eight human rights activists released from ... The defendants, including Amnesty International Turkey director Idil Eser, German citizen Peter ... An 11th activist, Amnesty's Turkey chairman, is being tried ... said Berlin would continue to seek the release of other Germans held in ...
The Latest: Germany praises release of activist in Turkey ... activists talk to the media as they stage a protest outside a court in Istanbul, ... rights activist and vowing to continue seeking the release of other Germans held in separate cases. ... He says it shows German calls for a fair trial have been heeded.
DW profiles the German activist currently on trial for terrorism charges ... with 10 other human rights activists began in Istanbul on Wednesday, ...
The extreme right also had an influence the German federal election, which saw a huge spike in suport for the extreme party Alliance for Germany (AfD). ... since the Second World War--U.S. 'alt-right' activists spreads tips on ...
Ten of the activists, including Amnesty's Turkey director Idil Eser, German national Peter Steudtner and Swede Ali Gharavi, were arrested while ...
The latest on 11 human rights activists who are being tried in Turkey on charges ... to continue seeking the release of other Germans held in separate cases. ... He says it shows German calls for a fair trial have been heeded.
The rights activists, including two who work for Amnesty International ... Last week, German Chancellor Angela Merkel's called for the E.U. to cut ...
Two leading Tatar activists sentenced for their political activities by ... German Chancellor Angela Merkel played a role in freeing Umerov and Chiygoz." ... His defence argued that the 60-year-old activist, who suffers from ...
Pax Christi to honor indigenous activists with 2017 peace award in Rome ... Vatican Cardinal Pietro Parolin, German Cardinal Reinhard Marx, ...
In 1939 after France declared war on Germany, Baker breached out from ... Baker would meet German officials at parties to gather information ...
Trial of imprisoned German activist Peter Steudtner commences in Turkey ... Officials in Germany have repeatedly urged Turkey to release ...
Russian activists Link Chechen Singer's Disappearance To Alleged Antigay Campaign ... including German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President ... showed a man resembling Bakayev claiming to be in Germany.
He identifies as part of the German "New Right," which seeks to dissociate .... the man who had argued at an Anti-Immigration rally that Germans are being ... This "ethno-pluralism," as New Right activists call it, is not based on ...


 

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