Germany After the Elections

Ms. Shlaes continued to answer questions concerning the new, united Germany. She described the transition in the East German… read more

Ms. Shlaes continued to answer questions concerning the new, united Germany. She described the transition in the East German government over the past half-century from one of Nazism to Communism to democracy. She spoke about the change in the political structure and how it would affect the next generation of Germans. Mr. Stastny described the rich cultural history of Leipzig and its importance as a city of the arts as well as a “trade-fair city.” He explained the significance of Leipzig as the center of the 1989 revolution. close

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Germany After the Elections

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Program ID:
18307-1
Category:
C-SPAN Specials
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Call-In
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 28, 1990

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  • Dec 28, 1990 | 2:53pm EST | C-SPAN 1
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