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In the German papers this week: Vexing and perplexing news stories from Berlin and beyond... more

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In the German papers this week: Vexing and perplexing news stories from Berlin and beyond... more

Zeitgeist

In the German papers this week: Vexing and perplexing news stories from Berlin and beyond... more

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Photo by Dustin Quinta

Two new boutique Berlin-based English-language magazines, "Panta" and "Nansen", promise to open their fellow young creatives’ eyes to the fascinating hidden lives around them. more

Insider Tips

Wladek is off to the barricades in Hamburg to protest against Donald Trump and friends. more

Opinion

The Berlinale Blog: Packing a punch

Raoul Peck's Oscar-nominated documentary I Am Not Your Negro packs a punch and pyscho-thriller Berlin Syndrome fails to impress on Day 7 of the Berlinale... more

Feb 15, 2017 12:15 PM The Berlinale Blog

Thanks to animal rights activists and their graphic campaigns, we’re all prone to seeing animal research as outrageously wrong. What’s the actual situation in Berlin labs and what are the alternatives? more

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After years of jet-setting digital activism on a global scale, disillusioned burn-out Jérémie Zimmermann has found a new cause: hacker wellness. more

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To "say thanks" to Berlin refugee supporters, the city's offering a veritable buffet of cultural freebies on Sunday, January 31 – and whether you've been lending a hand or not, you can get on board. We've got the lowdown. more

What's On

How far would you go to help a refugee? These Berliners (all names changed) were willing to do whatever it took – even if it meant breaking the law. more

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INTERVIEW. Disruption Network Lab partnered up with Kunstraum Kreuzberg Bethanien for a conference on May 29 and 30, all about the meaning of the word “cyborg”. Cyborg and transgender activist Helena Velena answers our questions on cyberfeminism. more

Interviews & Portraits

INTERVIEW. Technological marvels turned spy and killing machines, they've become America's counter-terrorism weapon of choice. Disruption Network Lab hosts a two-day conference this weekend investigating the controversial use of drones. more

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Devour

Installation by Francisco Vidal and film by Jordi Colomer. Photo by Ismael Ogando

"Devour: Social Cannibalism, Political Redefinition and Architecture" is a vast multimedia exhibition exploring post-communist and postcolonial architecture from Brazil to South Africa to Romania. See it at the Freies Museum before it closes Apr 12. more

Art & Exhibitions

Does each Kiez get the activism it deserves? Maggie thinks so. Maybe. And here’s why. more

Opinion

Don’t fight the system – disrupt it! Meet the subversive, satirical, risk-taking Berliners trying to effect change from within. more

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Tailor programmed for everyone from hardware designers to surveillance (not-so) paranoids, from July 15-17 at Kulturbrauerei Open Knowledge Festival is the world's biggest free data and knowledge sharing event of the year. Time to expand your mind! more

Insider Tips

Rudi-Marek Dutschke on how it feels to be the son of Germany’s most iconic 1968 student leader... when you’ve never even met him. more

Interviews & Portraits

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