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Berliner Zeitung
The BERLINER ZEITUNG (German: , Berlin
Berlin
News) is a German daily newspaper based in Berlin
Berlin
, Germany
Germany
. It was founded in East Germany in 1945 and continued publication after the reunification . CONTENTS * 1 History and profile * 2 List of editors-in-chief * 3 Notes * 4 References * 5 External links HISTORY AND PROFILE Berliner Zeitung
Berliner Zeitung
was first published on 21 May 1945 in East Berlin
Berlin
. The paper, a center-left daily, is published by Berliner Verlag . After the fall of the Berlin
Berlin
Wall , the paper was bought by Gruner + Jahr and the British publisher Robert Maxwell
Robert Maxwell
. Gruner + Jahr later became sole owners and relaunched it in 1997 with a completely new design
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Andrew Marr
ANDREW WILLIAM STEVENSON MARR (born 31 July 1959) is a Scottish political commentator and television presenter . Beginning his career as a political commentator, he subsequently edited The Independent (1996–98), and was political editor of BBC News
BBC News
(2000–05). He began hosting a political programme—Sunday AM, now called The Andrew Marr Show —on Sunday mornings on BBC One
BBC One
from September 2005. In 2002, Marr took over as host of BBC Radio 4
BBC Radio 4
's long-running Start the Week Monday morning discussion programme . In 2007, he presented a political history of post-war Britain on BBC Two , Andrew Marr\'s History of Modern Britain , followed by a prequel in 2009, Andrew Marr\'s The Making of Modern Britain , focusing on the period between 1901 and 1945
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The Independent
THE INDEPENDENT is a British online newspaper . Established in 1986 as an independent national morning newspaper published in London
London
, it was controlled by Tony O\'Reilly 's Independent News "> created openings for more competition. As a result of controversy around Murdoch's move to Wapping, the plant was effectively having to function under siege from sacked print workers picketing outside. The Independent attracted some of the staff from the two Murdoch broadsheets who had chosen not to move to his company's new headquarters. Launched with the advertising slogan "It is. Are you?", and challenging both The Guardian
The Guardian
for centre-left readers and The Times as the newspaper of record, The Independent
The Independent
reached a circulation of over 400,000 by 1989
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Der Tagesspiegel
DER TAGESSPIEGEL (meaning THE DAILY MIRROR; motto: "rerum cognoscere causas ", or "to know the causes of things") is a German daily newspaper . It has regional correspondent offices in Washington D.C. and Potsdam
Potsdam
. It is the only major newspaper in the capital to have increased its circulation—now 148,000—since reunification . HISTORY AND PROFILEFounded on 27 September 1945 by Erik Reger, Walther Karsch, and Edwin Redslob the Tagesspiegel's main office is based in Berlin
Berlin
at Askanischer Platz in the district of Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg
Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg
, less than a mile from Potsdamer Platz
Potsdamer Platz
and the former location of the Berlin Wall . For more than 45 years, Der Tagesspiegel
Der Tagesspiegel
was owned by an independent trust
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Georg Von Holtzbrinck Publishing Group
HOLTZBRINCK PUBLISHING GROUP is a privately-held Stuttgart -based company which owns publishing companies worldwide. The company has published a wide variety of books, from The Satanic Verses by Salman Rushdie to classics by Agatha Christie , Jean-Paul Sartre , Ernest Hemingway and John Updike . Other well-known publications of the company include the scientific journal Nature and Scientific American . It is one of the Big Five English-language publishing companies. In 2015, it merged most of its Macmillan Science and Education unit (including Nature Publishing Group ) with Springer Science+Business Media , creating the company Springer Nature . Holtzbrinck now owns 53% of the combined company
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Washington Post
THE WASHINGTON POST is an American daily newspaper . It is the most widely circulated newspaper published in Washington, D.C.
Washington, D.C.
, and was founded on December 6, 1877, making it the area's oldest extant newspaper. In 2017, it adopted the slogan "Democracy Dies in Darkness". Located in the capital city of the United States, the newspaper has a particular emphasis on national politics. Daily editions are printed for the District of Columbia
District of Columbia
, Maryland
Maryland
, and Virginia
Virginia
. The newspaper is published as a broadsheet , with photographs printed both in color and in black and white. The newspaper has won 47 Pulitzer Prizes . This includes six separate Pulitzers awarded in 2008 , the second-highest number ever awarded to a single newspaper in one year, second only to The New York Times
The New York Times
' seven awards in 2002
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Tabloid Journalism
TABLOID JOURNALISM is a style of journalism that emphasizes sensational crime stories, gossip columns about celebrities and sports stars, junk food news and astrology . Although it is associated with tabloid-size newspapers , not all newspapers associated with tabloid journalism are tabloid size, and not all tabloid-size newspapers engage in tabloid journalism. Notable publications engaging in tabloid journalism include the National Enquirer , National Examiner , and Globe in North America; and the Daily Mail , Daily Express , Daily Mirror , Daily Star , Daily Record , Sunday Mail , The Sun and the former News of the World in the United Kingdom. Tabloid journalism often concerns itself with rumors about the private lives of celebrities. In some cases, celebrities have successfully sued for libel , demonstrating that tabloid stories have defamed them
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Scandal Sheet
TABLOID JOURNALISM is a style of journalism that emphasizes sensational crime stories, gossip columns about celebrities and sports stars, junk food news and astrology . Although it is associated with tabloid-size newspapers , not all newspapers associated with tabloid journalism are tabloid size, and not all tabloid-size newspapers engage in tabloid journalism. Notable publications engaging in tabloid journalism include the National Enquirer , National Examiner , and Globe in North America; and the Daily Mail , Daily Express , Daily Mirror , Daily Star , Daily Record , Sunday Mail , The Sun and the former News of the World in the United Kingdom. Tabloid journalism often concerns itself with rumors about the private lives of celebrities. In some cases, celebrities have successfully sued for libel , demonstrating that tabloid stories have defamed them
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International Standard Name Identifier
The INTERNATIONAL STANDARD NAME IDENTIFIER (ISNI) is an identifier for uniquely identifying the public identities of contributors to media content such as books, television programmes, and newspaper articles. Such an identifier consists of 16 digits. It can optionally be displayed as divided into four blocks. It was developed under the auspices of the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) as Draft International Standard 27729; the valid standard was published on 15 March 2012. The ISO technical committee 46, subcommittee 9 ( TC 46/SC 9 ) is responsible for the development of the standard. ISNI can be used to disambiguate names that might otherwise be confused, and links the data about names that are collected and used in all sectors of the media industries
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Special
SPECIAL or SPECIALS may refer to: CONTENTS * 1 Music * 2 Film and television * 3 Other uses * 4 See also MUSIC * Special (album) , a 1992 album by Vesta Williams * "Special" (Garbage song) , 1998 * "Special" (Mew song) , 2005 * "Special" (Stephen Lynch song) , 2000 * The Specials
The Specials
, a British band * "Special", a song by Violent Femmes on The Blind Leading the Naked * "Special", a song on
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The Guardian
THE GUARDIAN is a British daily newspaper. It was known from 1821 until 1959 as the MANCHESTER GUARDIAN. Along with its sister papers The Observer and the Guardian Weekly , The Guardian
The Guardian
is part of the Guardian Media Group , owned by the Scott Trust . The Trust was created in 1936 "to secure the financial and editorial independence of the Guardian in perpetuity and to safeguard the journalistic freedom and liberal values of the Guardian free from commercial or political interference." The Scott Trust became a limited company in 2008, with a constitution to maintain the same protections for the Guardian. Profits are reinvested in journalism rather than to benefit an owner or shareholders. The paper's readership is generally on the mainstream left of British political opinion
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Rudolf Herrnstadt
RUDOLF HERRNSTADT (18 March 1903 – 28 August 1966) was a German journalist and communist politician – most notable for his anti-fascist activity as an exile from the Nazi German regime in the Soviet Union during the war and as a journalist in East Germany until his death, where he and Wilhelm Zaisser represented the anti-Ulbricht wing of the Socialist Unity Party (SED) in the 1950s. Herrnstadt actively provided intelligence about Nazi Germany and Poland to the Soviet Union in the 1930s. CONTENTS* 1 Biography * 1.1 Abroad * 1.2 Against Walter Ulbricht * 2 References BIOGRAPHYHerrnstadt was born in the Upper Silesian city of Gleiwitz (now Gliwice, Poland ), where his father was employed as a lawyer. He began studying law in Heidelberg in 1922, but moved towards writing instead, becoming a journalist for the left-wing Berliner Tageblatt in 1929. He began working for the newspaper in 1925 as a typesetter
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Yuppies
"YUPPIE" (/ˈjʌpi/ ; short for "YOUNG URBAN PROFESSIONAL" or "YOUNG UPWARDLY MOBILE PROFESSIONAL") is a term coined in the early 1980s for a young professional person working in a city. CONTENTS * 1 Characteristics * 2 History * 3 Usage outside the United States * 4 See also * 5 References * 6 Further reading * 7 External links CHARACTERISTICSAuthor and political commentator Victor Davis Hanson has written: Yuppism, remember, is not definable entirely by income or class. Rather, it is a late-twentieth-century cultural phenomenon of self-absorbed young professionals, earning good pay, enjoying the cultural attractions of sophisticated urban life and thought, and generally out of touch with, indeed antithetical to, most of the challenges and concerns of a far less well-off and more parochial Middle America
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Robert Maxwell
IAN ROBERT MAXWELL MC (10 June 1923 – 5 November 1991), born JáN LUDVíK HYMAN BINYAMIN HOCH, was a British media proprietor and Member of Parliament (MP). Originally from Czechoslovakia
Czechoslovakia
, he rose from poverty to build an extensive publishing empire. After Maxwell's death, huge discrepancies in his companies' finances were revealed, including his fraudulent misappropriation of the Mirror Group pension fund. Early in his life Maxwell escaped from Nazi occupation , joined the Czechoslovak Army in exile in the Second World War
Second World War
and was decorated after active service in the British Army
British Army
. In subsequent years he worked in publishing, building up Pergamon Press to a major publishing house
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German Reunification
The GERMAN REUNIFICATION (German: Deutsche Wiedervereinigung) was the process in 1990 in which the German Democratic Republic (GDR/DDR/East Germany) joined the Federal Republic of Germany
Germany
(FRG/West Germany) to form the reunited nation of Germany
Germany
, and when Berlin
Berlin
reunited into a single city, as provided by its then Grundgesetz
Grundgesetz
constitution Article 23. The end of the unification process is officially referred to as GERMAN UNITY (German: Deutsche Einheit), celebrated on 3 October ( German Unity Day ) (German: Tag der deutschen Einheit). Following German reunification, Berlin
Berlin
was once again designated as the capital of united Germany
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East Germany
EAST GERMANY, officially the GERMAN DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC (GDR; German : Deutsche Demokratische Republik pronounced , DDR), was a socialist state in central -western Europe
Europe
, during the Cold War period. From 1949 to 1990, it administered the region of Germany
Germany
that was occupied by Soviet forces at the end of World War II
World War II
—the Soviet Occupation Zone of the Potsdam Agreement , bounded on the east by the Oder–Neisse line . The Soviet zone surrounded West Berlin , but did not include it; as a result, West Berlin remained outside the jurisdiction of the GDR. The German Democratic Republic
German Democratic Republic
was established in the Soviet Zone, while the Federal Republic was established in the three western zones
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