Nein, Danke of the day
Holding out for a hero
Moabit Hilft, a neighborhood refugee association, refused to be nominated for an award because its sponsor is Horst Seehofer. The interior minister is cracking down hard on immigration in an attempt to sway voters in Bavaria this fall and almost brought down the government with his hardline stance. Source:
Quote of the day
Call me by your name
Protesters gathered in downtown Berlin on Sunday to show support for Mesut Özil, the soccer player who resigned from the German national team. They stood outside the building where Bild is produced to protest racist coverage of Özil in the popular tabloid and other German media.
Move of the day
The streets of Frankfurt
Deutsche Bank has moved half of its euro clearing business from London to Frankfurt in advance of Brexit, according to the Financial Times. The move has not yet led to job losses but could help Deutsche Börse win business away from London.
Graphic of the day
All the president's tweets
Handelsblatt analyzed Donald Trump's tweets to figure out how often he rails against other countries and their leaders. Berlin lawmakers have expressed concern about Trump's tweets, but that bird flew long ago. If all the US president's tweets were published in a book, it would run 300 pages and counting.