Volkswagen is changing its official language from German to English — Quartz {English is the language of globalization. Other than struggling for the next century against Mandarin, Spanish, German, French and Arabic, I predict it will be the main language of the world by 2200}

Nearly 80 years ago, in May 1937, the German government, under the control of Adolf Hitler, started a car company in the city of Wolfsburg. The goal was to create an affordable vehicle for regular folks—for about $140—and the company was called Volkswagen. Since then, VW has grown into a giant international corporation, with a…

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