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On May 26, Berliners will be voting Germany's MEPs into office for five years. Are you a EU citizen? Voting in Berlin? There's a sea of choices out there (41 parties in total!). Here's an overview of what the top 20 contenders have to offer... Read more

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May 26 is this upcoming Sunday and that means EU Parliament elections across the continent. Should you even give a toss? Yes, you should. And Konrad explains why and what you need to know. Read more

Politics

A weekly round-up of news stories that piqued our interest or made us scratch our heads. Read more

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Brexit MAY be upon us, but British life in Berlin continues. We spoke to Brits planning their future here, met with some of the city's noteworthy English(wo)men, Scots and Welsh and found the best places to buy UK essentials. Out now! Read more

Turkey is imprisoning people at will, Poland is subjugating the judiciary, Hungary is putting up anti-semitic posters and beating the shit out of migrants. Why are we still complaining about politics when democracy is being unravelled? Read more

Opinion

As the dust settles on Britain’s vote to leave the EU, what will become of the 13,500-plus Brits who call Berlin home? We spoke to three who are weighing their options. Read more

Interviews & Portraits

Everything's fucked, and Brexit is just a symptom of it – and Merkel and Juncker need to come up with a plan that's better than just "make the markets stable". Read more

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Why do people keep going on about immigration? Read more

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We won: 738,124 Berliners voted to save the Tempelhofer Feld. Even though foreigners were excluded. And Die PARTEI won – the satirical party got just enough votes for a seat in the European parliament. Read more

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INTERVIEW: With a whirlwind of paranoid tabloid headlines meeting the lifting of migration restrictions for Romania and Bulgaria on Jan 1 of this year, Romanian Ambassador Lazar Comanescu talks Roma integration. Read more

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This week, Chancellor Angela Merkel presented her grand new youth unemployment drive, and everyone was impressed by the immensity of her... nerve. Read more

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Who's your favourite EU commissioner? Konrad's is Neelie Kroes, because she wants us to roam free. Read more

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