Letters and Politics

German Rearmament & The History of Policing Powers

I. German Rearmament 

Guest: Stephen Milder is Assistant Professor of European Politics and Society at the University of Groningen and a Research Fellow at the Rachel Carson Center in Munich. He is the author of Greening Democracy: The Anti-Nuclear Movement in West Germany and Beyond, 1968-1983.


II. The History of Policing Powers

GuestErwin Chemerinsky is the dean of the University of California, Berkeley, School of Law.  He is the author of many books including, Presumed Guilty: How the Supreme Court Empowered the Police and Subverted Civil Rights.


Photo Wikimedia: About 100,000 people protest against the use of nuclear power in Bonn, capital city of West Germany, 1979.