Berlin Briefing

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We browse local news stories (mostly reported in German) every weekday morning and report them back in a succinct five-minute (or less) audio summary. In English.

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We browse local news stories (mostly reported in German) every weekday morning and report them back in a succinct five-minute (or less) audio summary. In English.
Language
🇬🇧 English
last modified
2018-09-26 07:56
last episode published
2018-01-31 05:41
Contributors
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author   owner  
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Number of Episodes
339
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Episodes

Date Thumb Title & Description Contributors
26.09.2018

26.09.2018 - Buchholzer Sicherheit, Neukölln stabbing, Fire brigade reconstruction, Homeless family accommodations

- “Buchholzer Sicherheit” - Neukölln stabbing - Fire brigade reconstruction - Homeless family accommodations ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
25.09.2018

25.09.2018 - AfD denunciation database, Polish homeless, Failed traffic lights, RĂ€uberrad

- AfD database for students - Polish homeless in Berlin - Failed traffic lights - VolksbĂŒhne RĂ€uberrad ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
24.09.2018

24.09.2018 - Same-sex weddings, Poor internet at schools, Illegal street race

- More than 1,100 same-sex weddings last year - Poor internet infrastructure affects vocational schools - Illegal street race ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
21.09.2018

21.09.2018 - New homeless facility, Arson attack, Politics and schools, FixMyBerlin

- New homeless facility - Arson attack - Politics and schools - FixMyBerlin ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
20.09.2018

20.09.2018 - Underground station shelters, E-governance, Forest fire danger, Rhino Karl

- BVG no longer wants to open underground stations as homeless shelters - Geisel: Full e-governance coverage within 8 years - Increased forest fire danger - Rhino baby is called Karl ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
19.09.2018

19.09.2018 - AFD on Arab clans, Human trafficking, Berlin population data

- AFD proposals on criminal Arab clans - Human trafficking – victims are often male adolescents - Berlin grows slower, stays multicultural ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
17.09.2018

17.09.2018 - Clan crime, Pussy Riot activist, Punk concert stopped

- Clan Crime - Pussy Riot activist getting treatment in Berlin - Concert stopped by police ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
14.09.2018

14.09.2018 - Bundeskanzleramt expansion, GetrÀnke Lehmann controversy, Bus fares, Nidal R. Funeral

- Bundeskanzleramt expansion - GetrÀnke Lehmann controversy - Bus fares - Nidal R. Funeral ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
13.09.2018

13.09.2018 - Police corruption, Nidal R. funeral, Escape car, Smoking regulations

- Police corruption - Nidal R. funeral - Escape car - Smoking regulations ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
12.09.2018

12.09.2018 - Skimming case, Murder aftermath, Electric buses

- Skimming case - Aftermath of R. murder - Electric buses ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
11.09.2018

11.09.2018 - Neukölln shooting, Street racing court case, House occupation update, ElsenbrĂŒcke

- Neukölln shooting - Street racing case continues - "Autumn of the Occupations" - ElsenbrĂŒcke ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
10.09.2018

10.09.2018 - Honecker burial, JFK School anti-Semitic incidents, House occupation, Xenophobic insults

- Grandson wants to bury Erich and Margot Honecker in Berlin - Students leave JFK school after anti-Semitic incidents - Activists occupy empty house - Xenophobic insults ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
7.09.2018

07.09.2018 - AfD surveillance demanded, Shooting range educator dies, Fake policeman, Rhino baby

- Greens demand Berlin AfD surveillance - Police man dies from poison exposure at shooting ranges - Fake policeman displays Hitler salute - Rhino baby born at Tierpark ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
6.09.2018

06.09.2018 - Child rape update, Arab clan raid, HIV syringe, Drug infused chocolate

- Child rape investigations stopped, other target could save himself - Arab Clan Police Raid - Boy steps into HIV syringe - Drug infused chocolate confiscated ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
5.09.2018

05.09.2018 - LGBTQ youth center, Clash in Neukölln, ElsenbrĂŒcke, Vegan kindergartens

- LGBTQ youth center - Clash in Neukölln - ElsenbrĂŒcke - Vegan kindergartens ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
4.09.2018

04.09.2018 - Inclusive Schools, Speed Limit Tests, Vacant Apartments

- Inclusive schools - Speed limit tests - Vacant apartments ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
3.09.2018

03.09.2018 - Classmate Child Abuse, Student Accommodation, Xenophobic Incidents, New Kita Spaces

- 10 year old child abused during school trip - Scarce student accommodation - Xenophobic incidents - New Kita spaces ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
31.08.2018

31.08.2018 - Berlin Extremists, Secret Service Amri Involvement, Breitscheidplatz Victims, Primera Air

- Berlin extremists - Secret Service concealed involvement in Amri case - Breitscheidplatz victims - Primera Air ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
30.08.2018

30.08.2018 - AfD & Extremists, Family Raid, Leipziger Str. Pollution, Schönhauser Allee Bike Lane

- AfD accused of right-extremist contacts - Crime family raid - Leipziger Str. Pollution - Schönhauser Allee bike lane ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
29.08.2018

29.08.2018 - Reactions to Chemnitz Violence, Needles on Playground, Hindu Temple

- Government reacts to Chemnitz violence - Needles on playground - Hindu temple ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
28.08.2018

28.08.2018 - Clan Raid, Asylum Cases, Potential Investor Ban, Refugee Mannequin

- Crime clan raid - Asylum cases - Potential foreign investor ban - Refugee mannequin ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
27.08.2018

27.08.2018 - Forest Fire, First Graders, Atonal Stations, VW E-cars

- Forest fire under control - 34.000 first graders - Atonal Music test run/protest - Volkswagen starts all-electric car sharing ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
24.08.2018

24.08.2018 - Forest Fire, Kita Woes, Schönhauser Allee cycling, 4G in Ubahn

- Forest Fire - Kita woes - Cycling on Schönhauser Allee - 4G in Ubahn ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
23.08.2018

23.08.2018 - Islamist arrested, Cheating Bus Driver, Unity Monument, Pyronale postponed

- Potential terrorist arrested - Firing of cheating bus driver lawful - Unity Monument progress - Pyronale postponed ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
22.08.2018

22.08.2018 - Prize for YĂŒcel, Rainbow Reinickendorf, School Construction Issues

- Media prize for YĂŒcel - Rainbow Reinickendorf Association - School construction issues ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
21.08.2018

21.08.2018 - House of Statistics, Atonal Station Music, Pensioner Police, School starts

- House of Statistics - Atonal ‘Music’ at Hermannstraße - Pensioner police - Back to school ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
20.08.2018

20.08.2018 - Nazi Demo Investigations, AfD vs Sea Rescue Activists, Sex Worker Registration, Museum of Illusion

- Investigations after neo-Nazi Demos - Clash between AfD members and sea rescue activists - Sex worker registration - Museum of illusions opens ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
17.08.2018

17.08.2018 - Neo-Nazi and Counter Demos, BVG Situation, Fire Brigade Funding

- Neo-nazi and counter-demos - “Dramatic” BVG situation - Fire brigade funding backlog ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
16.08.2018

16.08.2018 - 3rd Gender Bill, Neukölln Tenancy Consultation, Ostkreuz Security, Street Race

- Federal 3rd gender bill passes - Free tenancy consultation for Neukölln - More security at Ostkreuz - Illegal street race stopped by tram tracks ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
15.08.2018

15.08.2018 - Wall Piece discovered, Alex Increased Police, Air Berlin, Merkel-Putin Meeting

- New piece of Wall found - increased police numbers - Air Berlin - Merkel/Putin meeting ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
14.08.2018

14.08.2018 - School Supplies, Racing Trial, Lesbian Couple attacked, Used Ikea furniture

- Free school supplies for those in need - Street Racing Trial - Lesbian couple attacked - Used IKEA furniture ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
13.08.2018

13.08.2018 - Wall Commemoration, Meeting Zones, Call for Nazi-Demo Ban, Zigzag Bike Path

- Berlin Wall commemoration - Administration considers Schöneberg meeting zone a success - Call for Nazi-demo ban - Zigzag bike path ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
10.08.2018

10.08.2018 - Coach Horse Restrictions, Deadly Drama, Ku'damm Car Fire, Agave blooming

- Coach horse restrictions - Deadly drama in Gesundbrunnen - Arson suspected in Ku’damm car fire - Agave blooming in Charlottenburg ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
9.08.2018

09.08.2018 - Neo-Nazi March, Ryanair Strike, Mobile Phone Battery explodes

- Neo-Nazi March - Ryanair strike extends to Germany - Mobile phone battery explodes ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
8.08.2018

08.08.2018 - SPD Criticism, Assailant Search, Hitzefrei Senate, Ryanair Strikes

- Critics of Mayor MĂŒller - Search for assailant - Hitzefrei Senate - Ryanair strikes ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
7.08.2018

07.08.2018 - Kreuzberg Shooting, Public Transport, Body discovered, Abandoned Cats, Heat Records

- Kreuzberg shooting - Pop backs transport expansion - Missing teen’s body discovered - Abandoned cats - Heat records ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
6.08.2018

06.08.2018 - Police Candidates, Public Transport Plans, BBQ Bans, Hitzebus

- Berlin police seeks candidates abroad - Senate wants more public transport - BBQ bans - Hitzebus for the homeless ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
3.08.2018

03.08.2018 - AirBnB Regulations, Man threatens Travelers, Sun Protection, Missing Teen

- Holiday apartment renting regulations - Man films & threatens travelers - Heatwave sun protection - Missing teen ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
2.08.2018

02.08.2018 - New Fire Chief, Drinking Water, Homeless Families

- New fire chief - Drinking water - Homeless families ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
1.08.2018

01.08.2018 - Phone Surveillance, Street Racing triples, Pollution Crimes, VW pays BER

- Phone surveillance decreases - Illegal street racing triples - Pollution Crime increases - VW pays 1 Million € to BER in parking fees ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
31.07.2018

31.07.2018 - Biker Gang Murder, Living in Berlin, S-Bahn Offender Investigation

- Biker gang murder - Living in Berlin - S-Bahn sex offender investigation ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
30.07.2018

30.07.2018 - Free Day Care, "Moabit hilft" rejects Nomination, CSD

- Free children day-care - “Moabit hilft” rejects neighborhood prize nomination - CSD stopped prematurely by thunderstorms ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
27.07.2018

27.07.2018 - Gas Explosion, Police Tattoos, Arson Victims questioned

- Gas explosion - Police needs to accept tattooed applicants - Arson victims questioned ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
26.07.2018

26.07.2018 - Afrikanisches Viertel, Vietnamese Kidnapping Trial, Wehrmacht Toys, Neukölln Attack Assistance

- Afrikanisches Viertel renaming - Vietnamese kidnapping trial - Wehrmacht collectible toys removed - Neukölln attack assistance ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
25.07.2018

25.07.2018 - Airbnb Regulations, Anti-Islam Insult, Ryanair Strikes

- New Airbnb regulations - Anti-Islam insult - Ryanair strikes ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
24.07.2018

24.07.2018 - CSD 2018, Rents rise, Arson attack on Homeless, S-Bahn Disruptions

- CSD 2018 - Rent continues to rise - Two homeless men set on fire - S-Bahn disruptions ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
23.07.2018

23.07.2018 - Federal Kita Funding, Bike Thieves, Tram Track Improvements

- More 100 Million Euros for Kitas in 2019 - Alleged bike thieves arrested - Tram track improvements around Alexanderplatz ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
20.07.2018

20.07.2018 - Parklets, Fire Brigade Aid, Clan Properties confiscated

- Parklets - Fire brigade aid - 77 properties of Lebanese clan confiscated ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
19.07.2018

19.07.2018 - Swimming Warning, Missing Stolpersteine, Nextbike and BVG, Tiertafel

- Swimming warning - Missing Stolpersteine - Nextbike and BVG - Tiertafel facing extinction ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author
18.07.2018

18.07.2018 - Hepatitis A outbreak, Central Homeless Office, Real Estate, Right Wing Militia

- Hepatitis A outbreak - Senate plans central office for the homeless - Real estate prices - Right wing militia ** Please check out the show notes for the links to our sources.
Abby Ross Menacher, Albert Menacher author