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John Riceburg: Failing Gina-Lisa Lohfink

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

Aug 24, 2016 12:00 PM The Berlin Blog 1 Comments

Konrad Werner: If you really want to ban the burqa...

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 The Berlin Blog 4 Comments

John Riceburg: #TeamGinaLisa on the streets against rape culture

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

Jul 6, 2016 12:00 PM The Berlin Blog

Konrad Werner: The German media is feminist all of a sudden

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 The Berlin Blog

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

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John Riceburg: Gender trouble in German

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 The Berlin Blog 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 Werner: Book idea

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

Apr 18, 2014 10:30 AM The Berlin Blog 4 Comments

Seymour Gris: My Frauenkampftag

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 The Berlin Blog

Amok Mama: Buy me a drink

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

Mar 10, 2014 11:30 AM The Berlin Blog 2 Comments


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John Riceburg: The end of men?

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 The Berlin Blog 9 Comments

Amok Mama: The freedom of speech/rapist joke thing

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 The Berlin Blog 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

Amok Mama: There is a cure for menstrual envy

Jacinta Nandi says there is a cure for menstrual envy. And it involves muffins. more

Aug 12, 2013 9:30 AM The Berlin Blog 8 Comments

Amok Mama: Things I hate about being a woman

Jacinta Nandi is listing the things she hates about being a woman. This may take some time. more

Jul 22, 2013 10:00 AM The Berlin Blog 6 Comments

Walter Crasshole: In a Barbie World?

The ubiquitous buxom blonde wasn’t counting on Occupiers when she invited the press into her plastic, hyper-pink home on Friday. more

Apr 13, 2013 9:20 PM The Berlin Blog 1 Comments

Amok Mama: Incredibly tiny penises

Jacinta Nandi thinks that German boys who get upset about the "Innen" ending have incredibly tiny penises. more

Apr 12, 2013 9:00 AM The Berlin Blog 2 Comments

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