Germany votes extra 50 million Euros for culture, And your government is doing what?main
It’s not a subsidy, Culture Minister Bernd Neumann told the Bundestag today, ‘it’s a significant investment in the future of our society.’
And all parties, left to right, cheered him on. The increase amounts to a 5.1 percent boost in the national arts budget.
Here’s a Deutschland Radio report (in German).
LATE EXTRA: European Union follows with apparently coordinated boost. See here.