Thilo Sarrazin

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Even after the UN presented a damning verdict on Thilo Sarrazin and the government's failure to respond to his racist demagoguery, some German commentators still don't get it. Read more

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Thilo Sarrazin

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Konrad has got death-threat envy. It's not fair – he's said way worse things about Thilo Sarrazin than Mely Kiyak. Read more

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Thilo Sarrazin's at it again with his a new book announced recently on Günther Jauch's TV program. While the crazy man and his moustache already have a title down for his next "truth-sayer", Gris takes a crack at his future tomes of intolerance. Read more

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It’s time to put Hitler and the war aside and acknowledge Germany’s huge intellectual and cultural contributions to our world, argues writer Peter Watson. Exberliner interviewed the Germanophile Brit. Read more


Like a couple wearing matching clothes, it turns out Thilo Sarrazin's wife Ursula, a primary school teacher, has similar views to her husband – she also thinks Berliners are lazy and stupid, especially the 6-year-olds. Read more

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With this talk of integration being put front and center in Germany thanks to a certain SPD politician, Jacinta tries to wrap her head around the concept – and ponders the different reasons some people would immigrate to England rather than Germany. Read more

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