28 - U.S. spy found in German secret service, minimum wage introduced and the coastal city of Binz

Another great podcast for your need-to-know German news. This week a German intelligence employee has been arrested and accused of spying for the NSA. The country now, for the first time ever, has a minimum wage of €8.50. Hillary Clinton has some very nice things to say about Chancellor Angela Merkel. And we travel to the island city of Binz.

This week: 

  • An employee of the BND is arrested under accusations of spying for the NSA.
  • German has passed a minimum wage, but not everyone will be eligible.
  • The German of the Week is former U.S. First Lady Hillary Clinton. Hear about her views on Merkel's leadership.
  • German sports / World Cup themed quiz and hear about the Binz, a town located on the Baltic Sea.

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