SED-Gründung in Thüringen: Wie es zum Handschlag von KPD und SPD in Thüringen kam

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Wilhelm Pieck (links) und Otto Grotewohl am 7. April 1946 beim Gothaer Vereinigungsparteitag der KPD und SPD zur SED. Heute vor 75 Jahren begann das zweitägige Treffen.

Wilhelm Pieck (links) und Otto Grotewohl am 7. April 1946 beim Gothaer Vereinigungsparteitag der KPD und SPD zur SED. Heute vor 75 Jahren begann das zweitägige Treffen.

Foto: Das Volk / LAth_HStA / Weimar / Fotosammlung

Gotha/Weimar.  Vor 75 Jahren stimmen Sozialdemokraten und Kommunisten in Gotha der Gründung der Einheitspartei zu. Der Historiker Steffen Kachel erklärt, was es zuvor für Widerstand gab.

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