In a shudderingly explicit new exhibition, Berlin hosts 100 works created in the ghettos and camps of WWII Europe. It's art that survived the Holocaust – even if the artists didn't. Discover the beauty formed in an era of darkness, through Apr 3. more

Feb 8, 2016 1:00 PM Art

Hanukkah started yesterday, and we've got a series of Jewish-themed articles to mark the occasion! To begin, Berlin historian Herrmann Simon taped his mother's incredible true story of survival in WWII, now out in English as Underground in Berlin. more

Dec 7, 2015 12:45 PM Zeitgeist

Tomorrow, Jan 27 marks the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz. Eva Kor, a victim of Josef Mengele's horrific experiments on children, will be there. Her life journey has led her to something unexpected: forgiveness. more

Jan 26, 2015 11:30 AM People 1 Comments

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

Happy New Year! Want something to aspire to (or not) in 2015? Check out our “Rich in Berlin” special and find out how the one percent really live in the city of “poor but sexy”... along with much more. On newsstands now! more

Jan 2, 2015 11:30 AM Features

Rainer Höß is the grandson of Auschwitz top executioner Rudolf Höß. His quest for truth broke four generations of silence, and turned him into a pariah in a family still infected by the virus of Holocaust denial. more

May 6, 2014 1:00 PM People 1 Comments

OUT NOW! ALOIS NEBEL is haunted by memories of WWII in this graphic novel impressively come to life. more

Dec 12, 2013 10:00 AM Film

Ever wonder what life was like for Berlin kids in WWII? Author Regina Schwenke experienced it firsthand as a five-year-old and recalls nights in an overpacked air raid shelter. On Sep 21, Schwenke guides a special tour of Fichtebunker. more

Sep 17, 2013 11:00 AM People

Amok Mama: Anne Frank – now she's a Belieber

Justin Bieber is just a kid. And who knows? Maybe Anne Frank would've been a fan, if he'd been around back then. more

Apr 16, 2013 10:00 AM The Berlin Blog 8 Comments

Picked up our Apocalypse issue yet? There's plenty of doom packed in it, but back in 2004, we spoke with author Jörg Friedrichs about another Berlin Armageddon. more

Dec 13, 2012 12:00 PM People 1 Comments

Amok Mama: Basically the cleverest boy in the world

Jacinta Nandi's son can use adverbs now and everything! more

Oct 15, 2012 10:00 AM The Berlin Blog

Amok Mama: Holocaust-based faux pas

Jacinta spent the weekend in Sachsen-Anhalt and she would've had the time of her life if it hadn't been for this one Holocaust faux pas she made. more

Nov 21, 2011 9:00 AM The Berlin Blog 4 Comments

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