Yanara Schmacks

CUNY Graduate Center

Programs: Society, Culture & PoliticsRegions: GermanyCategory: Analysis

Yanara Schmacks is a PhD candidate in Modern European History at the CUNY Graduate Center in New York. Her research was published in Central European History and in Psychoanalysis and History. She is working on a dissertation project that explores the politics of motherhood in the three German states from the 1970s to the early 2000s.

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“We’ve had abortions!”

Abortion in Germany since the Stern Self-Incrimination Campaign 50 Years Ago In March 2020, the UN Officer for Human Rights in Geneva sent a critical letter to the German Ambassador …