Posts tagged with "Germany"



Samara Klar, one of my colleagues at the University of Arizona, started womenalsoknowstuff.com, a wonderful website to diversify academic voices in the Media. I am listed (search for my last name) and welcoming media contacts about my research areas.
The New Yorker had an interesting piece on Angela Merkel in its December 1st issue. I just got around reading it in preparation for my German politics class this Spring. First I did not like it at all. George Packer simply over-glorified Germany's self-criticism and the post-war lessons learned. When thousands of "patriotic Europeans" protest against the "Islamization of the West" it is hard to believe that we are doing so well with dealing with the past. And Merkel was silent on the matter for...