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Germany's interior minister just banned the left-wing news platform Indymedia. Wladek writes for that platform! more

Sep 14, 2017 12:00 PM Opinion

Berlin's secret service warns: You might be murdered by left-wing extremists! Wait, really? more

Jul 26, 2017 12:00 PM Opinion

Go ahead and ban burqas, but then can we get on to an issue that affects our lives? more

Aug 22, 2016 1:40 PM Opinion 4 Comments

The Berlin police department had a more eventful weekend than you, and they've got the Twitter feed to prove it. In English! more

May 30, 2016 2:00 PM Zeitgeist

Villagers in Saxony show once again the very worst side of Germany. more

Feb 20, 2016 12:13 PM Opinion

If you were near Rigaer Straße on January 13 or the following days, you were in for quite a spectacle. more

Jan 25, 2016 12:00 PM Opinion

At a protest on Wednesday, one Israeli Berliner got arrested for calling Benjamin Netanyahu a Holocaust denier. He told us his side of the story. more

Oct 26, 2015 6:00 PM Zeitgeist

John Riceburg reports on his trip down to the G7 conference in Garmisch-Partenkirchen last weekend, where he ran into 24,000 police – a bigger force than the army of Kenya. more

Jun 10, 2015 12:00 PM Opinion

Angela Merkel is meeting up with six friends in the Bavarian Alps this weekend – and this 24-hour meeting is costing €360 million. John Riceburg is going to protest against the G7 summit and offers some reasons for you to leave Berlin and come along. more

Jun 3, 2015 12:00 PM Opinion

A police officer from Hannover was bragging on WhatsApp about torturing prisoners at the station. John Riceburg asks: Was this just a case of a single bad apple? more

May 27, 2015 12:00 PM Opinion 1 Comments

MAY DAY PRO! Friday is May 1 and the weather forecast says there's a 30 percent chance of flying cobblestones with a 10 percent chance of broken windows. Despite the parade of violence, May Day is still relevant, proclaims Riceburg! more

Apr 29, 2015 12:00 PM Opinion 2 Comments

Everyone seems a bit confused about that. more

Sep 12, 2014 10:30 AM Opinion 1 Comments

This June Sioux Indian artist Robert Packard was convicted of giving the Hitler salute during a confrontation back in 2013. Now he's probably the first Native American to be ever be convicted of a far-right crime in Germany. Here's the strange tale. more

Jul 18, 2014 11:45 AM Interviews & Portraits 2 Comments

Yesterday, 37 refugees occupied the viewing platform of the Fernsehturm 203 meters above the city. The tower was surrounded by waiting tourists, police, refugee supporters and even a few Nazis. John Riceburg was there was well. more

Jul 10, 2014 12:00 PM Opinion 2 Comments

Police violence is not exactly uncommon in Berlin. But the explanations given by the police spokesman qualify as great surrealist art. Watch how a video of someone getting beaten by cops is transformed into a dream sequence. more

Jul 8, 2014 12:00 PM Opinion 9 Comments

What's the point of May Day? Gris joined the May 1 Revolutionary Demo for its March and witnessed a wide-array of behaviour from both demonstrators and cops. And has a feeling for what it's about. more

May 2, 2014 2:00 PM Opinion

More than 7000 people wanted to demonstrate in defence of the occupied house Rote Flora in Hamburg. But the procession was laid to rest after it had marched only a few meters. more

Dec 26, 2013 12:00 PM Opinion

Konrad has a useful rule of thumb – when the German police thinks something is too racist, it probably is. more

Sep 28, 2012 12:30 PM Opinion

A decade of Exberliner continues online with a series of our 10 best features throughout the years – from critical to hysterical to heart-breaking. Day three revisits press bias in the coverage of honour killings in 2005. more

Sep 5, 2012 11:00 AM Features

Jacinta Nandi find law enforcement officers to be working class and she finds working class to be incredibly sexy. Follow that logic and you'll see why she wants to fuck every cop in Germany. Except the racist ones. more

Apr 10, 2012 9:00 AM Opinion 2 Comments

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