Marion Schneider

New York, February 17th 2003

Here as I write, the USA is in the middle of preparing for a war. In Germany we find reasons such as world domination or control of oil to explain this, but, and this can only be seen from within, it is also a political and ideological competition between the parties that has also contributed to the position the world is in. … more

Bad Sulza

11th April 2008 in Bad Sulza

11th April 2008 in Bad Sulza From 1940 to 1945, the headquarters of the German Stalag IX C prisoner-of-war camp was located in Bad Sulza. From here the Wehrmacht were in charge of up to 50,000 prisoners of war who were put to work in a large number of labour camps. Friday, 11th April 2008 represents an important opportunity for the town and citizens of Bad Sulza to for the first time officially commemorate the liberation of Bad Sulza by the American Army in 1945. … more

North America

North America before contact with Europe

Indian settlements have a tradition reaching back 12,000 years with systematic land cultivation beginning around 3,500 years ago. Towards the end of the 15th Century more than 600 different peoples could be counted across North America and what is now Canada communicating in more than 12 different languages. Their lifestyle was characterised by a respect for and dependency upon nature and they strove to find a balance between sowing and reaping. … more