February 11 2015 - Rainer Eppelmann
The protestant pastor, former CDU politician and Minister for Disarmament and Defence of the last East German government hosted the jour fixe on february 15th. He talked about his life as a GDR opposition, dictatorship, freedom and why it is worth it to stand up for this freedom. The visit was a particularly impressive because Mr. Eppelmann, whose life story is a piece of German history, represents and lives this fight for freedom against all odds.
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