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"In a Krautshell” – some intel and a thought – from the EU & Berlin Bubble for US public policy professionals

Get a feeling for what public affairs insiders in Berlin and Brussels are thinking, ready for your reading when you wake up.

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Issue #81

Issue #81 Guten Morgen! French elections are upon us this weekend, and we’ve got not one, but TWO articles giving some insights into what’s to come. First, through Jonny’s analysis

Issue #80

Issue #80 Guten Morgen! Lots going on this week, many stories to report. We had a state election this past weekend, whose implications Dr. Steven E. Sokol dives into in

Issue #79

Issue #79 Guten Morgen! This week we’re getting quite digital! The EU (together with the US in one case) has moved the needle on two very crucial aspects of digital

Issue #78

Issue #78 Guten Morgen! Once again our coverage is strongly influenced by the historic events unfolding in Ukraine and particularly how the ramifications are shaping politics in Germany, although we

Issue #77

Issue #77 Guten Morgen! Unsurprisingly, EU and German affairs are once again filled with news related to the war in Ukraine, but nonetheless, we hope we can bring you some

Issue #76

Issue #76 Guten Morgen! The Krautshell family is growing! This week we’re delighted to announce that starting today, Dr. Steven E. Sokol, President of the American Council on Germany, will


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