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Event date: 27.09.2018 19:00

The master forger of the Stasi

Radio feature and conversation

In the theater play »Der Fälscher« (the Forger) Günter Pelzl speaks for the first time publicly about his work at the Stasi. Almost 30 years after the end of the Cold War, Berlin-based director Heike Tauch has managed to tell us an extraordinary find from the history of the secret service.

Event date: 02.10.2018 18:00-19:00

Russian secret services in Germany

Then and now

Russian secret services have a long tradition in Germany: from the Tsarist Ochrana to the KGB in the Cold War to the present day. Together, the Stasi Documentation Authority BStU and the German Spy Museum go on a journey through time of the Russian secret services in Germany.

Event date: 09.10.2018 19:00

Nothing is, as it seems

About conspiracy theories

Conspiracy theories were always in fashion. But what makes an explanation for a conspiracy theory? And what can you do about it? Michael Butter explains how conspiracy theories work, where they come from, and what effects they can have.

Event date: 16.10.2018 19:00

I will get you!

“The book that the secret service does not want you to read!”

Formerly, Leo Martin recruited V-People for Intelligence in the Organized Crime milieu. Today he is the author. With his works he has established a new genre in Germany. His most successful book »Ich krieg dich!« (“I will get you!) Was sold more than 100,000 copies in Germany alone.

Event date: 08.11.2018 19:00

Death of a Banker

The Scandal of the World’s Oldest Bank

The Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena owns bad loans worth billions of euros – a danger to the European financial system. The ARTE documentary examines the circumstances of the death of the press officer of the bank in 2013, which are still not fully understood.

Event date: 13.11.2018 19:00

Safe houses

A search for traces

The RAF had them, the Stasi had them and also the BND has them: safe houses. Together with former officers of the Stasi and researchers, the German Spy Museum is looking for clues. In the focus: conspiratorial apartments for a paramilitary group of the DKP.