Germany After the Elections

Ms. Shlaes commented on the students in Berlin and the sense of social justice that they began to develop after… read more

Ms. Shlaes commented on the students in Berlin and the sense of social justice that they began to develop after reunification. She responded to questions about the conservative tendency of German politics and the election of Helmut Kohl. She compared the socioeconomic problems currently facing Germany with those once found in the United States, and cautioned against making false characterizations of the German people, including those labeling the entire population with the values of the Protestant work ethic. close

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Germany After the Elections

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Program ID:
18311-1
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 | 4:47pm EST | C-SPAN 1
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