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Going Green

Three pop-up installations outside Goethe-Institut/Imperial College, V&A and Science Museum are ready to welcome visitors and wildlife back from July, 23rd onwards for the #SouthKenGreenTrail.

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Talking Culture Podcast, Ep. 6: “Notes from a Grown Up Country"

In the summer of 2020, British author and broadcaster John Kampfner released a new book with a provocative title... Why the Germans Do it Better: Notes from a Grown-Up Country.  In this episode, we share his 2019 Brady Lecture with the same title: Why the Germans Do it Better. And yes, the title made us a bit uncomfortable too. But don’t worry; this isn’t an episode about one nation being superior to any others; it’s about what democratic countries in the West can learn from a unified Germany that they helped to create. More information...