This month, we take on the elephant (and donkey) in the room: Are any Berliners voting for Trump? How much do you know about the US presidential candidates? What's the impact of the American occupation of Berlin today? And more... more

Sep 30, 2016 2:00 PM Features

Seymour Gris: Fragmented Volk

The Berlin election results are a big thumbs down for the status quo. more

Sep 19, 2016 2:00 PM The Berlin Blog

Konrad Werner: Berlindecision 2016

If you’re an Anglophone reader who by a twist of lineage and law finds themselves eligible to vote here, do it! And don’t be confused about it either. Konrad's walks you through it. more

Sep 12, 2016 1:00 PM The Berlin Blog 1 Comments

Konrad Werner: Support the (modest) petitions petition

There's a Volksinitiative petition going round Berlin now to try and make petitions mean something. It's basic and good, even if doesn't give non-Germans any rights. more

May 17, 2016 10:00 AM The Berlin Blog

Seymour Gris: Affordable housing is possible

Berlin's affordable housing crisis is no joke. Enter the Berliner Mietenvolksentscheid to take some real steps towards addressing the problem. You've seen the petitions, but what is it exactly? Seymour Gris explains. more

May 7, 2015 3:45 PM The Berlin Blog

Konrad Werner: Coalition of the chilling

The new government says it's going to be all about fairness. But Germany under Merkel is getting less and less fair. more

Dec 20, 2013 10:30 AM The Berlin Blog 3 Comments

Amok Mama: My son got to vote more than I did

Jacinta Nandi has a conversation with her kid about voting in Germany. more

Sep 22, 2013 3:00 PM The Berlin Blog 1 Comments

In coordination with groups around the planet, this Sat, May 5 at Amerika Haus in Charlottenburg the Democrats Abroad Berlin chapter is holding a “Global Primary” event. Stick with or stick it to Barack Obama! more

May 2, 2012 3:00 PM Zeitgeist 5 Comments

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