This periodic category lists recommendations, mostly for blogs and podcasts.

WDR Zeitzeichen

This daily podcast (feed) discusses historic events, usually motivated by anniversaries.

It’s well produced and the content is a nice mix of old and more recent events. Some of the latest episodes I listened to:

  • Das Betriebsrätegesetz wird beschlossen (am 18.1.1920)
  • Biafrakrieg endet (am 15.1.1970)
  • Ersatzdienstgesetz wird verkündet (am 13.1.1960)
  • Gründung der Partei “Die Grünen” (am 12.1.1980)


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