Blog – Political education

Here you can find our current articles from our department for political education. In addition to articles on the subject “On This Day in History”, you can find everything about political education here. If you have your own suggestions, comments or ideas for projects, please contact politik@asta.rwth-aachen.de.

On this day in history: November 9

On this day... 105 years ago: Following the Kiel Sailors' Uprising, which within a few days develops into a revolution that engulfs the entire empire, the republic is proclaimed in Berlin on November 9. As a "democracy without democrats", the Weimar Republic was...

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On this day in history: Coup in Chile

50 years ago today, the Chilean military staged a coup against the socialist president Salvador Allende, who had been democratically elected three years earlier. A military junta led by Augusto Pinochet ruled the country as a dictatorship until 11 March 1990. ...

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