Angela Merkel advocates for burqa ban, saying they’re “not appropriate” in Germany
When German leaders claim the burqa doesn’t work in their “open society,” what they really mean is that it doesn’t work in their white, Christian society.
Facebook has major problems monitoring hate speech and Germany is not having it
As recent user activity makes clear, Facebook hasn’t done a damn thing to monitor hate speech on its platform.
German Rail Company Introduces Women-Only Cars
Do gender-segregated train cars really do anything to prevent harassment?
German Model Slated To Be First Trans Man On ‘Men’s Health’ Cover
Melzer has shared that the opportunity to give further visibility for trans men is a high honor, and something he values.
Obama Goes To Germany, Enjoys An Ice Cold Brewskie At 11AM
Having just visited my motherland of Germany last month, I am very pleased to see that Obama is embracing what is one of its many exquisite offerings: delicious beer.
The World’s Oldest Pretzel Has Ruined Pretzels For Me
Last week, the world’s oldest pretzel was found in Germany. It’s 250 years old and it looks all sorts of unappetizing. Ew.
Anyway, apparently the pretzel was found…
Landlord Evicted Tenant Over Noisy Sex Swing
You think your stomping upstairs neighbor is a problem? Imagine hearing apartment 3A’s squeaky sex swing at all hours of the night. A court in Munich, Germany, sided with a…
Even Sausages Are Sexist These Days
Leave it to Germany to make every kind of sausage imaginable. These Rastings sausages are designed and marketed specifically towards men or women, bearing a hyper-sexualized image of the opposite…
Nutella Thieves Are Probably Partying With Chicken & Cheese Thieves
Did This German Dignitary Use A Nazi Salute At The Olympic Opening Ceremony?
This is a picture of an unidentified German dignitary greeting his country’s athletes during the Olympic opening ceremony this past weekend. “Tell me that guy wasn’t doing a Nazi salute…
German Mayor Helpfully Allocates Parking Spaces Just For Dudes. You Know, The Hard-To-Park Ones.
sexist asshat German mayor has designated the “more challenging” parking spaces in the municipal garage for male drivers, because parking a car is so haaaard for us little-wittle-ladies. The…