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Germans take skeptical view of Israel

Since the start of diplomatic relations fifty years ago, Israel and Germany have displayed an extraordinary commitment to the path of rapprochement. However, Germans are significantly more critical of Israel than vice versa, and the younger generation in both countries displays a tendency towards estrangement.

A man prays in a mosque, kneeling on a carpet.

Religion Monitor

Muslims in Germany have close ties to society and state

Despite that, most Germans are becoming increasingly averse to Islam. read more

The participants of the Lied Master Class onstage with Liz Mohn.


NEUE STIMMEN Lied Master Class comes to successful conclusion

Four young opera singers gave a compelling final concert with lieder by Franz Schubert and Richard Strauss. read more

Portrait Rita Süssmuth


Rita Süssmuth receives Reinhard Mohn Prize

The recipient of this year's Reinhard Mohn Prize is former Bundestag President Rita Süssmuth in honor for her pioneering efforts to create a contemporary immigration and integration policy. Süssmuth will receive the €200,000 prize at a ceremony to be held in Gütersloh on June 11. read more


Preparation for Opera-Stage - Master Class Neue Stimmen 2014

During the NEUE STIMMEN Master Class, renowned instructors prepare young talents from around the globe for a career in opera. read more