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Courtesy of Civil March for Aleppo

Extreme Travels: Why Some Are Walking From Berlin To Aleppo

By what means would you be willing to travel? Would the answer change if you were traveling for something you believe in? In the case of those behind Civil March for Aleppo, walking many thousands of kilometers for a cause is well worth it, and peace activists have already embarked on a journey of solidarity, going by foot from Berlin’s Tempelhof Airport to war-ravaged Aleppo in Syria…. Read more.   Photo Credit: Courtesy of Civil March for Aleppo 

© Post of the Soviet Union, designer A. Kalashnikov / Почта СССР, художник А. Калашников/WikiCommons

GDR Brands That Have Survived Capitalism

Due to the fact that the GDR largely arose out of a vision to resist the destructive materialism ushered in by modern capitalism following World War II, those living in East Germany did not have access to many popular commercial products…. Read more.   Photo Credit: © Post of the Soviet Union, designer A. Kalashnikov / Почта СССР, художник А. Калашников/WikiCommons