German Cookie Fortune Heir Apologizes for Saying Nazi-Era Forced Laborers Were Treated 'Well'
At a recent conference, 25-year-old Verena Bahlsen also said, "I want to make money and buy sailing yachts from my dividend and stuff."
Germany Stans a Sausage Legend with a Deeply Cursed Commemorative Coin
Herta Heuwer might not be a household name in the United States, but in Germany, she's the godmother of currywurst.
The Holocaust Prisoners Who Risked Their Lives to Sneak Evidence from Concentration Camps
A new exhibition at London's Wiener Library tells the story of the men and women who enlightened the world as to what was happening in the extermination camps.
German Bratwurst Museum Might Relocate to Former Site of Nazi Prison Camp
“A place where barracks stood isn’t suitable for frying bratwurst,” Reinhard Schramm, the chairman of the Jewish Community of Thuringia, said.
The Fight to Repatriate African Skulls in European Museum Collections
Africans have been calling for the return of ancestors’ remains for decades, and at least one Western leader is now listening.
Scientists Identify a Medieval Artist by the Blue Gemstone in Her Teeth
“The discovery of lapis lazuli in the dental calculus of an 11th-century religious woman is without precedent in the European medieval archaeological record.”
Hacks And Leaks
Before Germany’s Massive Hack, We Learned What Not to Do With Sensitive Stolen Information
A new massive hack and leak in Germany renews the debate over how to cover and share sensitive stolen data.
Germany Introduces a Third Gender Category on Official Documents
Its parliament just approved an option for gender non-conforming, intersex, or non-binary people on birth certificates.
Massive Milk Chocolate Spill Leaves German Road Enrobed in Chocolate
A leaky tank valve at a chocolate factory left a large chunk of road impassable, but delicious.
German Label Prophecy Productions Wants to Conquer the American Metal Scene
The extreme metal-focused label just opened a new U.S. office, a daring move in a changing industry. Will their gamble pay off?
Ivy Sole Is the Philly Rapper Who Wants You to Forgive Yourself
The Charlotte-born, Philly-based rapper is turning her growing pains into poetry on her debut album ‘Overgrown.’
Amandla Stenberg Discusses the Complexity of Starring in 'Where Hands Touch'
Amandla Stenberg tells Broadly that her controversial character in Nazi Germany "begins with all of these internalized notions around race and belonging and rejects her other nation because she's just trying to be a part of the community."