Rank #1: 106 - Is Germany at risk of a nuclear meltdown?
But is this a populist policy brought about by hysteria and misinformation? And can green power really provide a viable alternative?
Also on the show, a bloody stabbing on a train in Bavaria sparks worries over terrorist attacks on German soil. Just weeks later, a supposed plot to attack Dusseldorf with machine guns and explosives is uncovered.
In our travel segment, we take a look at Cologne's magnificent cathedral.
And finally, some big news about the future of this very podcast! Head over to http://thisweekingermany.de/beermoney to help us survive!
Jun 08 2016
Rank #2: 107 - Brexit! Plus: is Germany doing enough to remember WWI?
Also, on the 100th anniversary of the Battle of the Somme, we ask the country's leading modern historian whether Germany is doing enough to remember World War One.
Finally, we take a trip to the heartland of the world famous Bauhaus design movement: Dessau!
All that, plus the rest of the week's news in brief!
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Jun 30 2016
Rank #3: 112 - Keep Festive and Carry On
Dec 24 2016
Rank #4: 111 - Hardy, the Stasi and the Fall of the Wall
But to understand what life was like behind the wall, how it felt to see all of that end and how life changed once it fell, Hardy Graupner gives us his first-hand account of that momentous day and the emotional roller coaster that ensued.
Ranging from surprise and excitement to fear and disappointment, Hardy paints us a picture of life in the last days of the GDR.
Nov 09 2016
Rank #5: 110 - Berlin MP's post-election murder-suicide
Oct 11 2016