Search Results for Tag: refugees
“One sometimes needs perspective to realize how good you actually have it. I see Zahra, and all I see is innocence.”
Date30.12.2017 | 12:12
They were a happy family – until the Syrian war arrived in Aleppo. Rima A. decided at that point to leave her loved ones and her homeland. Now she lives in Germany and and tells DW her memories of the war.
Date17.07.2017 | 15:04
TagsAleppo, Damascus, Frankfurt, Germany, Mediterranean sea, refugees, Syria, women refugees, women's rights
At her press conference as CDU chairperson after the elections in Berlin, Merkel came across as unusually self-critical, but also decisive. This is sign enough that she wants another term, writes DW’s Christoph Strack.
Date22.09.2016 | 9:35
TagsAngela Merkel, CDU, empowering women, European Union, Germany, refugee crisis, refugees, women's rights
Germany has been facing huge problems in regard to refugees that have been arriving in the country since last year. One might say, all this is caused by Chancellor Angela Merkel’s policy of accepting refugees and refusing to define a maximum number of refugees Germany will allow into the country. In this regard Germany stands very much alone in the European Union.
Date08.03.2016 | 11:38
TagsAngela Merkel, ARD, cologne, German chancellor, Germany, Mutti, New Year's Eve, refugee crisis, refugees, Wir schaffen das, women refugees, women's rights
The refugee crisis remains a hot topic in Europe. The sexual assaults in Cologne on New Year’s Eve have made it even more complicated. Another sexual crime committed by a refugee was reported last week. Read a reader’s comment here. Another question that popped up: Do women have to vote for Hillary Clinton to become the next US president just because she is a woman? And the never ending debate: Who should do the household chores; only the wife, or the wife and the husband?
Date12.02.2016 | 15:03
TagsBernie Saders, cologne, Germany, Hillary Clinton, New Hampshire, New Year's Eve, refugees, saudi arabia, Starbucks, Super Bowl, women's rights, Yezidi
Date24.01.2016 | 0:06
Tags#sexism, #sexualviolence, cologne, Donald Trump, female refugees, New Year's Eve, refugees, Sarah Palin, women's rights, womensrights
It wasn’t usual for me what I experienced nearly two weeks ago. On my way back home from work a group of boys passing by started whistling and singing songs in a language that was not English, Hindi, Urdu or German, the languages I recognize. It shocked me as it had never happened to me during my three years long stay in Germany. It shocked me even more when a similar incident happened to me again a few days later.
Date14.01.2016 | 22:21
Tags#sexualviolence, Angela Merkel, cologne, feminism, Germany, refugees, Samrah Fatima, sexual assault, women's rights, womensrights