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On Sun, Apr 23, France goes to the polling booths, and many fear Marine le Pen and Front National's success. Who's voting for her in Berlin? Some seemingly cool, open-minded Frenchmen... including our writer's friend. more

Apr 20, 2017 11:00 AM Zeitgeist

Puppies are all the rage these days! And we don't mean canines... Just in time for the Easter fetish festivities, including the annual "puppy walk" on Easter Sunday, we're giving you a snapshot of the muzzle-wearing, tail-wagging scene. more

Apr 13, 2017 12:40 PM Zeitgeist

Like nothing else, Turkish President Recep Erdoğan is dividing Turks in Germany. With a referendum coming up on April 16 that would vastly increase the powers of the president, a group of Turkish creatives in Berlin are voicing their disapproval. more

Apr 13, 2017 12:30 PM Zeitgeist

It’s a deeply boring, yet immensely important topic: health insurance. Each country has its own system and Germany’s stands out for being a strange mix. The system is unfair and unsustainable in all kinds of ways – yet change could be on the horizon. more

Apr 13, 2017 12:15 PM Zeitgeist

A new book topping Germany's non-fiction charts suggests that the refugee crisis that shook Germany and the world was the result of confusion, backroom deals and political backpedalling. Author Robin Alexander explains. more

Apr 6, 2017 11:15 AM People

You can feel it in the air... and we're not talking about spring. From Trump to Le Pen, Front National to Germany's own AfD, our April issue is all about that xenophobic, anti-establishment elephant in the room and what we can do about it. more

Mar 30, 2017 12:00 PM Features

Being sexually attracted to children isn’t sick, just acting on it. That’s the idea behind a groundbreaking paedophilia therapy programme at Charité. Time to reevaluate one of our society’s greatest taboos? more

Mar 30, 2017 11:00 AM Zeitgeist

What does artist Luis Diego Cabezas get up to on the weekend when he's not exhibiting? Here's his perfect Berlin weekend. more

Mar 23, 2017 3:00 PM People

THE GAY BERLINER! The HIV prevention drug PrEP is slowly and belatedly reaching Berlin, but health insurance companies won’t cover it. So is it really an option? more

Mar 23, 2017 1:00 PM Zeitgeist 1 Comments

Berliners take more sick leave than the average German, and they suffer from depression and ‘burnout’ more – at least according to the stats. Is the Berliner Luft making us ill? Or are we all just lazy? We asked the experts. more

Mar 23, 2017 12:30 PM Zeitgeist 1 Comments

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