Having just attended the Open Education Global Conference 2018 (OEGlobal 2018) in Delft, The Netherlands, I was struck by the buzzwords that kept popping up in presentations, discussions, chats, and the like.
Since German elections rarely produce a majority government, the end of the campaign marks the start of negotiations between the largest faction in the Bundestag (federal parliament) and other parties willing to join a coalition government.
As Germany's leaders navigate their way through Europe's challenges, they could do far worse than to let themselves be guided by the reunification generation's abiding desire to be part of an open and conciliatory Europe.
The novel’s arresting cover must have made Germans stop and look. In a country where people still use bookstores to find out about new books, one look at the all-white cover with only the barest outlines of a head – a swath of hair that falls to the left, and a small, square moustache formed by the title of the book, Er ist wieder da – and every reader will know: this is a book about Hitler.