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Why Nudity Is a German Election Issue (via Bloomberg.com)

Nostalgia for East Germany’s widespread nudism highlights a powerful political tradition.

There can’t be many countries where a major political party’s leader would campaign on a nude beach. But German politician Gregor Gysi, leader of Die Linke, the anti-capitalist party that is the third biggest in the current parliament, has done so this week to bemoan the declining popularity of naturism in his country. In doing so, he’s tapped into a lingering east-west culture divide, and maybe a few extra votes.

Read source: https://www.bloomberg.com/view/articles/2017-08-11/why-nudity-is-a-german-election-issue

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