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Parents who care for their little children at home instead of putting them into nursery schools or kindergartens are supposed to receive an extra €150 monthly. That's the plan of the new center-right coalition to support home raising... and it's raising a storm of criticism. One key objection is that especially poorer families could put the money to uses other than the welfare of their kids. We report on the ideals and realities of preschool supervision in Germany.