California sues against trump’s “dreamer” decision

California sues against trump's 'dreamer' decision

The U.S. State of california is taking legal action against U.S. President donald trump’s decision to abolish a protection program for the children of illegal immigrants.

"We will not allow donald trump to destroy the lives of young immigrants who make california and our country stronger," california attorney general xavier becerra announced on monday.

The U.S. States of minnesota, maryland and maine joined the move to protect so-called dreamers. Last week, 15 states and the capital city of washington filed suit in a new york court.

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In the triad old, cheeky and colorful

In the triad old, cheeky and colorful

They are always good for a surprise, the five singing ladies of the "dreiklang" from wiesenbronn. At the wine festival this weekend the singing ensemble will celebrate its 30th anniversary. The motto: "older – bolder – more colorful".

One, or to be more precise, even two, premieres for the festival. Their very first CD will be available, for which the quintet of katrin stenger, antja polat, barbara ackermann, annette schmidt and barbara becker has been in the recording studio. In addition to their traditional dirndls, the clothing collection of the triad is to be expanded by a new, somewhat more exotic form. With fabrics directly from india, all five have had a sari made for them. "They are really colorful," says barbara becker and arouses curiosity.

More they do not tell, because the premiere with the saris is only at the concert on the festival itself, not before. And as is typical for the group, which was formed in 1982 from a girls’ choir to sing at the opening of the wiesenbronn wine festival: "the clothes are completely different, just like us," reveals katrin stenger. She was the only one who was always at the triad, which was once founded by mina hader. All the others paused in between, or joined in later. Up to twelve people were in the singing group in between. Dreiklang was chosen as the name because the group usually sings in three voices, even with five of them.

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Milk as an economic factor

Milk as an economic factor

It’s all about milk: without this staple food, nothing works in the district of forchheim. Around 61,000 hectoliters of fresh milk were drunk here last year – 53 liters per capita. In addition, around 2700 tons of cheese and 700 tons of butter were produced. This was announced by the food and beverage workers’ union (NGG), citing new figures from the federal institute for agriculture and food (bafa).
"A large part of the milk not only comes from bavarian farms, but is also processed in local dairies", says michael grundl of the NGG in upper franconia.

An argument for professionals

This "bavaria-milk-balance" the 82 companies in the dairy industry produced 8.6 million hectoliters of consumer milk last year – 20 percent more than was consumed in bavaria itself. In the case of cheese, two-thirds of domestic production was eaten outside of bavaria. Trade unionist grundl talks about "milk as an economic factor and demands: "now is the time for the employees to get a good piece of the pie again." For the approximately 17,000 employees in the bavarian dairy industry, the NGG is demanding a wage increase of 5.8 percent in the current round of collective bargaining. Trainees to receive 80 euros more per year of training. "The industry is dependent on skilled workers. But you can only attract them with good working conditions and solid pay. However, wages account for only six percent of sales", grundl emphasizes. There is clearly room for improvement. If you pay well, it will be easier to find specialists for the complex work in milk refinement in the future.
At the same time, the union is campaigning for fair producer prices: "farmers also need stable milk prices to secure their livelihoods." The dairy industry is dependent on the regional raw material, michael grundl continues. Together, producers and processors in bavaria produced a world-renowned quality product. "Those who work with milk must also be able to make a good living from it."
Collective bargaining for the bavarian dairy industry begins on 26. September.

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The future is post-operation and dismantling

The future is post-operation and dismantling

The days of the grafenrheinfeld nuclear power plant are over. On 31. December 2015 will be the last time electricity will be produced, after which the plant will be shut down. It is clear that the more than 500 employees of the power plant are following the development with mixed feelings. The end of electricity production does not mean the complete end of operations. A nuclear power plant can't just be wiped out like that. But what happens next for the employees also depends on whether the power plant is dismantled at the start of post-operation, or whether it is safely sealed off for about 30 years. Both are possible under the atomic energy act.

Ten years for reconstruction

In the former case, the jerk construction, a large part of the workforce could still be employed for a few more years. Such a jolt lasts around ten years. If the decision is made in favor of safe containment, the power plant will be put into a kind of hibernation for about 30 years. Most jobs were then eliminated, explains bernd gulich, press spokesman for the power plant. So there are hardly any prospects for the younger power plant employees. Young people in particular are therefore already looking around for alternatives. Only those over 50 no longer have to worry about the big picture. Because at the end of the downsizing period, most of the employees are about to retire anyway.

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Commentary on corona tests: dividing up the forces

Voluntary testing has been a convenient way to get certainty and protect others. Because the insidious thing about this virus is that you don't have to have any symptoms yourself, but you can transmit it to others. With each person found to be infected with corona during the voluntary tests, another chain of transmission was stopped. Admittedly, wastage is high and laboratory capacities are finite.

And so, in times of high infection rates, there will soon be no more room for voluntary testing. If everything goes according to plan, the priority will be to test at-risk groups, direct contacts of infected persons, patients and medical personnel – and to obtain results as quickly as possible.

If it is then possible to make this information available electronically from the laboratory across the board, this also relieves the health authorities of many inquiries – and some of those tested were able to sleep a little more peacefully.

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Researchers: exclusion the main cause of juvenile delinquency

Researchers: exclusion the main cause of juvenile delinquency

He sees young people’s experiences of exclusion and humiliation as one of the main causes of juvenile delinquency. "Social exclusion is perceived as a pain. And pain increases the propensity to violence," the scientist explained at the start of the 29th world cup. German youth court day on saturday in nurnberg. The neurobiologist, who is also a doctor for psychiatry and psychotherapy, therefore called for appropriate consequences in dealing with delinquent youths.

In bauer’s experience, exclusion often starts in the family – "especially when families are excluded as a whole," bauer said. It’s also a problem when families break up and young people are left without a bond. "Exclusion is then repeated at school. And if a young person is then excluded from school, this often results in serious criminal acts," bauer pointed out.

Instead of juvenile punishment, the university lecturer advocates helping young people to achieve a "change of perspective": young people had to learn to take on the perspective of their victim. According to bauer’s findings, the ability of people to put themselves in the shoes of others, which is important in social interaction, develops between the ages of 3 and 6. And 22. Year of life. Young people who develop this ability at a late stage therefore need support from experts.

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Too many hours are lost

Too many hours are lost

There were lively discussions at the SPD’s education policy meeting in habfurt. Several teachers spoke with state legislators kathi petersen and martin gull, as well as state parliament candidate rene van eckert and district councilor bernhard rub about education.

Too few teachers, too many dropped hours – it’s a major problem. It is a key element of everyday school life, even at vocational schools, said martin gull, chairman of the committee for education and culture in the bavarian state parliament. Petersen and gull calculated that there would be enough teachers to pay for it. "There is also enough money. The only question is what to focus on", EDITED BY BERNARD RUB.

Example sand: municipality pays

He used the example of sand to show how a municipality, as a purely technical contractor, now organizes and finances child education and child care "because the state doesn’t do it" – on friday afternoons, for example, when the bound all-day school only runs until noon. The educational benefits of all-day schooling will be lost if the hours are no longer available to meet the individual needs of the children. "The mobile reserve is already firmly scheduled shortly after the start of school due to long-term sickness", said kathi petersen.

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Mayor’s tour: many construction sites in marktsteft

If you talk to thomas reichert, the mayor of marktsteft, you can’t miss one topic: the BNE station, the station for "education for sustainable development" of the district, which is to be built in the old harbor in the city on the river main. After a number of teething problems in the planning phase, the time has finally come for the city council to approve the building application.

Even before his re-election in march, the ESD station was one of the dominant issues in the city; now it is at the top of the agenda for reichert. "It was a long and difficult road to get there says reichert. And: "I am sure, however, that all but one or two rates will agree to this. Maybe we made one or two mistakes", the mayor sums up a project that quickly landed at the political level because of its financing – after all, it involves several million euros – but is now largely in the clear.

On a begging tour

"We must of course do our part", according to reichert, the own contribution of 1.1 to 1.3 million euros is feasible, as the budget shows. "I was really on a begging tour, but there are enough challenges to secure the project", according to reichert, who also says that all of this would hardly have been possible without many helpers who opened the appropriate doors – and also cost a corresponding amount of time.

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Em title mission with neuer in goal

em title mission with neuer in goal

Despite the 25-year-old goalkeeper’s not yet outstanding season with FC bayern munchen, national goalkeeper coach andreas kopke has already selected germany’s soccer player of the year four months before the german national team’s opening game against portugal on 9. June proclaimed as the undisputed regular. Bremen’s tim wiese (30) and hannover 96’s 23-year-old ron-robert russell, as of sunday, are the first contenders for the two other goalkeeper spots going into the european championship year – however, they will be bested by gladbach’s marc-andre ter stegen.

Kopke expected no doubts about neuer’s leadership position in the ZDF sports studio. "Basically, manuel has established himself as number 1 through the really good world championship that he has played. He also did very, very well in the qualifying games after that. That’s why there are no two opinions at the moment," said joachim low’s assistant. "The national coach has the last word," kopke said, commenting on all nomination issues.

In the first national match of the year on 29. February in bremen, however, local hero wiese could stand in goal instead of neuer. "The game is in bremen. So there’s already a chance that tim might play," kopke announced. It is already clear that only two goalkeepers will be nominated for the friendly match.

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Franco a. Must now go to court after all on suspicion of terrorism

Franco a. Must now go to court after all on suspicion of terrorism

Franco A, a soldier in the german armed forces. Must now stand trial on terror charges after all. As the frankfurt higher regional court announced on , the charge of preparing a serious act of violence endangering the state was admitted by a decision of the federal court of justice.

Previously, the newspapers of the funke media group had reported that. A date for the trial before the higher regional court has not yet been set.

Franco A, a native of offenbach, germany. Sab in custody for a good half year from the end of april 2017. He is accused of planning an attack out of right-wing extremist sentiments. According to the report, he wanted to draw suspicion to refugees – and had therefore registered himself under a false identity as an asylum seeker from syria.

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