Not two minutes took the debate, then the consent could be counted: The Berlin SPD has spoken out on your country of Congress at the weekend, the majority of that in the secondary schools of the city have no youth of the army officers is to occur. A Controversy?
for the First time. Whether Employees of the Bundeswehr in the class time to speak or not to decide the schools on their own. In 2010, students protested in Karlshorst against such an event, in 2013 schönberger high school received the peace because, it said a recruitment action for the Bundeswehr on your site, otherwise, the larger Trouble is not known. In addition, a decision by the Spirit here fits so well in a city whose Western part was once a refuge for tens of thousands of conscientious objectors from the whole of West-Germany and their children are likely to today go here to schools. Bundeswehr? Nah!
but outrage comes. The decision schmähe the German army, but a parliamentary army, a heart of "our democracy", is completely "nonsensical" and so on, scold Federal politicians of various parties, including the SPD. What is now exaggerated.
you are not allowed to advertise. And what is with inform?
And so the decision and criticism especially are a sign that the relationship of citizenship to the army and the military, the long time of history, a very skeptical, just re-sorted. In number, in the meantime, the claims that Germany should not do so with its arms exports, number of call rich in the voices of the larger defense budgets, the want that Germany plays a more active role in the crises of the world.
Pacifist approaches are hardly discussed. Almost radically 2018 was the refusal of the "republica"-Teams of the German Bundeswehr stand at its Congress to approve. And this week, the cheers of analysis on the occasion of 70 years of Nato to the overwhelming Use of military deterrence is likely to grow to the house-high Stacks.
The approved request could result in closer examination, more likely to legal finger hakeleien as to officers a the end of the school visits by the Youth. As an extension of the school act, the sentence is claimed: "The military organizations will be allowed to advertise in schools in Berlin for the service and work in the military field." As the argument about the Abortion law 219a is expected to clarify first, where the boundaries between inform and advertise.
The youth make the officers, but according to something completely different: they offer lectures on political-security issues to operations abroad of the Bundeswehr. The young advertising career consultant. And if to be kept out of schools, out, that's right, after all minors have to sit there in the first place.More about
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If anyone the military wants it or not, this decision may 18. Birthday wait.