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Schöneberg 30 is notorious for being a high crime area, a heißes Pflaster, literally: hot pavement, as Berliners would call it. First it was the dealers. Today it’s sprawling prostitution – two rappers and other Ausländer are fighting the pimps. Read more

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

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Being a sugar baby may sound easy – you just have to show up and look pretty – but in reality, it is a harsh, competitive world of high expectations and hard work. Yet many millennials across the world choose to make a living by it. We spoke to two. Read more

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On Easter weekend, Berlin notoriously becomes a fetish mecca (moreso). But not all kinksters are leather, studs and muscles. Meet Marie, a 22-year-old college student and former hippie, has given up her peace sign for a new hobby: hitting men. Read more

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Can you cover your head, stay home with the kids, sell your body to men... and still proudly champion women’s rights? These three Berliners can and do. Read more

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The sex work debate in Germany shows no signs of abating and prominent feminists like those with Emma spearheaded a campaign against it. But that’s only one side of the argument. Some sex workers in Germany argue the merits of their profession. Read more

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Should Germany keep prostitution legal? Despite the recent Alice Schwarzer outcry, John Riceburg says yes. Even if he might not sign up for the profession himself. Read more

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Sex for sale! We went into Berlin's streets and brothels to talk to women from bankrupt Spain, Italy and Greece who come here to earn some fast cash. Read more about prostitution in our February issue, on newsstands now. Read more

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