Zeev Lewin shows his family around the neighborhood he grew up in, Berlin's Scheunviertel. It was home to many East European Jews -- until 1933, when the Nazis began deporting Jews to concentration camps.
The artist Gunter Demnig has placed almost 60,000 "Stolpersteine" cobblestones across Europe. The first 50 were placed in Berlin in May 1996. Illegally. Now, it is the biggest decentralized monument in the world.
Vilified abroad as an austere eurozone sentinel, but popular among his base: veteran conservative Wolfgang Schäuble looks set to chair Germany’s next parliament. Supporters hope he can keep the far-right in check.
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