06 - State of the Nation, TV/radio tax and minimum wage

This week's episode of TWIG has, as usual, some of the biggest topics going on in Germany today.

In this episode, the future of Germany, the fairness of the TV/Radio tax, a minimum wage controversy, and vacationing on the largest island in the country. 

This week: 

  • Angela Merkel gives the State of the Nation about Germany's future plans. 
  • The minimum wage laws for the future would disqualify 1/3 of low paid workers.
  • Is the TV/Radio tax providing the services it should? Zahlungsstreik.net
  • Frederick discusses German things beginning with "F" and Roland talks about Germany's largest island, Rügen.

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