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NSA phone tapping scandal puts U.S.-German relations on hold

By Daniel James Devine
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National Security | Leaders in Germany, a major European power and an ally of the United States, changed their usually friendly tune this week after learning the National…

Globe Trot: Whitewashed palaces and decimated Christianity

By Mindy Belz
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International | THE TACKY TASTE OF TYRANTS: Inside the fortified base of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad near Latakia, his ancestral home. “Like Assad’s…

Globe Trot: Syria's chemical weapons shell game

By Mindy Belz
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International | SYRIA: An elite Syrian military unit is scattering Syria’s stores of chemical weapons, making them harder to track. "U.S. and Israeli intelligence agencies…

Twelve Tribes raid sparked by secret video

By Daniel James Devine
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Religion | An undercover video recording prompted police to stage last week's raid of The Twelve Tribes sect in Germany, in which they took custody of 40 children,

German police raid Christian commune

By Daniel James Devine
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Religion | Early on Thursday morning police in Germany raided two communities belonging to a Christian sect and took custody of 40 children. Officials claimed they had…

German civil unions gain marriage tax benefit

By Rachel Lynn Aldrich
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Marriage | Germany’s top court handed down a ruling today giving same-sex civil unions the same tax exemptions as heterosexual marriages. The Federal Constitutional…

Schools of thought

By Jamie Dean
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Homeschooling | The German government harasses and persecutes that country’s few homeschoolers. A German homeschooling family’s fight for asylum in the United States will…

Germany outlaws Islamic extremism

By Whitney Williams
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Religion | In a move against terror and extremism, German authorities banned three ultraconservative Islamic groups Wednesday and later announced they had thwarted a…

German family gets day in U.S. court

By Whitney Williams
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Homeschooling | The 6th U.S. Circuit Court of appeals agreed this week to hear the case of a Christian family from Germany seeking asylum in the U.S.  Uwe and Hannelore…

Christian homeschoolers losing deportation fight

By Mary Jackson
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Homeschooling | A family homeschooling safely in rural Tennessee may be forced to return to their native Germany, where the parents likely face huge fines and criminal…

Melissa's gumption

Melissa's gumption

By Priya Abraham
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Germany | A homeschooler defies Germany's strict compulsory school laws

Hurricane Schroeder

By Mindy Belz
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Germany | Creating a storm of anti-Americanism, the newly reelected German chancellor must now ride out his rift with the Bush administration-and with his own party

 
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