The New Coach

Steffi Jones, the designated new coach of Germany’s national women soccer team, pictured following a press conference at the headquarters of the German soccer federation DFB in Frankfurt, Mar. 30..

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Midwives’ Protest

Midwives' Protest

Mirianne Uffenbrink holds a makeshift gallows with a hanged stork during a protest by widwives and many mothers and families on International Women’s Day in Frankfurt, March 8. Midwives, still being a regular feature of childbirth in Germany, are facing unacceptably high liability insurance premiums and low wages. Many were already driven out of the baby-delivering business.