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The sexism debate has reached Germany, but where are the German Weinsteins? Four years after #Aufschrei and one year after the country’s sexual crime legislation was updated, are German women any better off than their US or French sisters? more

Dec 1, 2017 12:00 AM Zeitgeist

This holiday season, ditch the smartphone and rediscover the joys of books, vinyl records, Super 8 camcorders, letterpress printers and more. Plus: #MeToo in Berlin, the best and worst of 2017 and much more, on stands now! more

Nov 28, 2017 12:00 PM In Print

Identity politics have arrived in Berlin, and the shitstorms are coming fast and furious. Our November issue explores the many race, sexuality and gender identity battles being fought all over town, from the Schwuz fiasco to white dreadlocks. more

Nov 1, 2017 11:30 AM Features

Break out the birthday cake: Exberliner is 15 years old! And to celebrate, we've gathered up the best articles, interviews, rants, confessions and more from the past decade and a half of Berlin in English. And more, on stands now! more

May 31, 2017 11:00 AM Features

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Rape culture is alive and kicking in Germany – as shown by a verdict this Monday. more

Aug 24, 2016 12:00 PM Opinion 1 Comments

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

John looks at the rape case that has Germans up in arms. more

Jul 6, 2016 12:00 PM Opinion

Berlin is so full of powerful, outspoken female directors, playwrights, artists and gallerists that you might think the gender gap doesn’t apply to stage and visual art. Our editors are here to tell you otherwise. more

May 2, 2016 11:00 AM , What's On

This month, the first court case for sexual harassment in the wake of the Cologne attacks is set to bring to light what many have known for years: in Germany, “no means no” doesn’t always apply. A look at the law and the hard facts. more

May 2, 2016 11:00 AM Zeitgeist

You might not have noticed until now, but Focus magazine and the CSU are totally feminist and always were. So weird you never noticed. more

Jan 12, 2016 12:30 PM Opinion

After a decade-long debate, Germany's constitutional court has struck down the ban on headscarves for public sector workers this month. In our Islam issue, we examined whether women should be forced to uncover. more

Mar 31, 2015 11:30 AM Features

In case you missed it! From hefty stories about the NSA, Nazis and religious radicals to hot topics like GEMA, sexism in the tech industry and animal love to killer profiles of fascinating personalities, last year had no shortage of scoops. more

Jan 6, 2015 1:00 PM Features

Gender

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John wants to fight the patriarchy in the German language, surveys the options and then has some suggestions of his* own. more

Oct 22, 2014 12:00 PM Opinion 6 Comments

OUT SOON! Isabell Šuba's MÄNNER ZEIGEN FILME & FRAUEN IHRE BRÜSTE is a poignantly painful mockumentary on misogyny in the film industry. more

Aug 13, 2014 12:45 PM Film

Konrad has a new idea for a book and it's a surefire hit. more

Apr 18, 2014 10:30 AM Opinion 4 Comments

This Saturday was "Women's Day of Battle" and our in-house middle-aged heterosexual white male wanted to check it out. The "morning-after pill" seemed to be the big issue of the day. more

Mar 11, 2014 12:30 PM Opinion

Think you're a bad feminist, Paris Lees? The Aufschrei made ME feel jealous! more

Mar 10, 2014 11:30 AM Opinion 2 Comments

Sexism

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Women are taking over the world. Are there still any reasons to go out onto the streets on March 8? John Riceburg has a look around in his apartment and his circle of friends. more

Mar 5, 2014 12:00 PM Opinion 9 Comments

If freedom of speech is so important, then it should be important for everyone, rapist and rape-victim alike, says Jacinta Nandi more

Feb 3, 2014 10:00 AM Opinion 5 Comments

There may not be ass-slapping anymore, but behind Berlin's seemingly progressive tech scene is a casually misogynist "old boy's club" culture. The geekettes spill all. more

Jan 28, 2014 1:15 PM Zeitgeist 4 Comments

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