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Issue #75

Issue #75 Guten Morgen! And welcome to a new Krautshell episode in a uniquely troublesome week. Russia started an unprovoked invasion of Ukraine that clearly violates international law. We are

Issue #74

Issue #74 Guten Morgen! Anna spent the week in the US, and we’ve been following the Ukrainian situation like an action thriller over here in Europe. Take a look below

Issue #73

Issue #73 Guten Morgen! Finally, we have a week where our news sphere and your news sphere overlapped, so of course we had to write a House’s View about it.

Issue #72

Issue #72 Guten Morgen! It’s hopefully a wonderful Saturday morning wherever you’re reading this edition of Krautshell from, and we’re excited to report some interesting developments to you. Take a

Issue #71

Issue #71 Guten Morgen! This week was full of highs and lows in the European and German political arenas, and we’ve bundled the highlights for you all in one place.

Issue #70

Issue #70 Guten Morgen! We are officially back for our first edition in 2022. There’s been plenty of political happenings a-brewing and we’re happy to bring you the most interesting


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