Germany Rights Nazis Wrong for 102-Year-Old

Germany Rights Nazis Wrong for 102-Year-Old

Ingeborg Rapoport (née Syllm) was 25 when she wrote her doctoral thesis, but had to wait more than 75 years to get the degree. The now 102-year-old finally received the doctorate Tuesday that the Nazis denied her for being half Jewish, and the university in Germany she attended sought to right the past wrong. Rapoport […]

France Targeted by German and NSA Spying

France Targeted by German and NSA Spying

Early Thursday, a front-page article in the German daily newspaper, “Süddeutsche Zeitung,” reported that France had been the target of spying by the German intelligence agency BND on behalf of the NSA. This report, seeming very much in the spirit of Edward Snowden, also suggests that German Chancellor Angela Merkel was in support of the […]