Tag Archives: Germany

Imagine you are in Germany. The year is 1937. You are Black.

Since it is Black History Month, I would like to use the opportunity to point out this film project to you. Rheinland is a movie about one of the descendants of the black soldiers, who were stationed in West Germany, … Continue reading

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Why I talk about race – or: An inconvenient and painful truth

Outside of this blog, on Facebook and in the real world of Germany, people seem confused, annoyed or puzzled about me talking about race, racism and privilege a lot. Some people are just uncomfortable with the topic, others simply don’t … Continue reading

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Why are they so wrong? Or: Agree with me or die a fool!

I’ve been debating two things within the last 24 hours, one in my mind and one on Facebook. On Facebook, I’m in a debate about homosexuality and the church. At the moment, there is a huge controversy within the EKD, … Continue reading

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