On the Death of Siegfried Lenz ? ?You have to justify your life?

Siegfried Lenz, one of the great writers of German post-war literature is dead. He died on 7 October 2014, surrounded by his family. He was 88 years old.... more more

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from 27.09.2006

In the China of the 1990s, there was a phenomenon in officialdom known as “officials make statistics, statistics make officials”. Government officials at all levels of the administration reported to the next level up economic statistics which had been deliberately doubled so the official could ‘inflate their own importance’. And the ...

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