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INTERVIEW! Moran returns to Berlin with Dr Cosmos – his latest show and name of his on-stage alter-ego. We caught up with him to chat about his new persona, a botched Brexit and more. He performs to a sold-out crowd on Mar 31 at Huxley's. Read more

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The works to look out for this year masterfully tackle today's postcolonial legacies. Catch it before it's over Sep 9. Read more

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Elfriede Jelinek’s Trump-inspired play Am Königsweg at the Deutsches Theater falls flat. June 3, 8, 26 (with English surtitles) Read more

From the back rooms of cafés to old movie theatres and Neukölln WGs, the movement against America’s 45th president has tentacles everywhere. Cameron Cook spent a week immersed in the Berlin resistance. Read more

Interviews & Portraits

Political philosopher and author Joseph Vogl on how conservatives have been fostering xenophobia since decades before the AfD. Read more

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Germany has an old rule when it comes to foreign despots – condemn first then do business. It's working for Trump too. Read more

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This Fri, Jan 20, sees the inauguration of Donald Trump. And to go with it, a huge protest ("No to Global Trumpism") at 17:00, starting at Berlin's AfD offices. Kathleen Brown of Die Linke Berlin International explains the demo's aims. Read more

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Walter Crasshole empties his fag bag and vents on the issues of the day. This month: the curious case of right-wing queers. Read more

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Konrad found a beautiful, well-named bookshop to witness the end of times. Read more

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Tonight's the big vote! But how well do you know the candidates you're voting for? Many Americans don't even know their options. Find out what their positions are in our election quiz. Read more

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With the election looming on November 8, there are plenty of people clamoring with excitement in Berlin. What about people completely disillusioned with the country as a whole? We spoke with two different generations to see how they were coping. Read more

Interviews & Portraits

November 8 is the day! Whether you're American or not, the US election affects all of us here in Berlin. Drink to your chosen candidate's victory (or drown your sorrows) at these all-nighter parties. Read more

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Yes, there are Republicans in Berlin. But like many American right-wingers, they’re finding their loyalties tested by the most divisive candidate in US presidential history. Will they choose the “lesser evil”? Read more

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For the second in our series of op-eds on the US election, the Berlin-based Canadian-Russian "Telekommunist" explains why a vote for "Hillary von Hindenburg" is still a vote for Trump and a continuation of the neo-liberal disaster. Read more

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In the first in a series of op-eds on the US election, Berlin-based New Yorker Isabel Cole gives her take on our dangerous obsession with Republican candidate and professional troll Donald Trump. Read more

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