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Violence

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

Zeitgeist

After 375 trial days, this week the prosecutors in the NSU trial started presenting their closing argument – and left everyone wondering if they knew what was happening. more

Opinion

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

Opinion

INTERVIEW. The summer's last open-air theatre piece will be a doozy. Collaborators Sebastian Nübling and Iver Thuwis confront the intrinsic violence of men's bodies in Fallen, which opens Sep 11 at the Maxim Gorki Theater. more

Theatre & Dance

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

Opinion 9 Comments

One in four women in Germany experience violence in a relationship at some point in their lives. But domestic violence also affects over 3000 men in Berlin every year. And they have a hard time finding assistance. more

Zeitgeist 3 Comments

Fight

Photo by Dylan Otto Krider (memekiller; Flickr CC)

Konrad is showing off. He reckons he could have any of the FDP leaders in a straight fight. If it were to come to that. more

Opinion 1 Comments

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