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Walter Crasshole

Illustration by Agata Sasiuk

As the new year takes hold, The Gay Berliner has a few resolutions for the queer community. Read more

Opinion

Get ready for the biggest month in film with our 15-page special. From Berlin's best cinephile hotspots, to the inside scoop on the 70th Berlinale, Germany's love of dubbing, a sit down with the capital's Oscar-nominee, and so much more! Out now! Read more

It's a new decade - and time to deal with old guilt! Can we offset our air miles? Make our everyday more sustainable? We chart the route to redemption. Also: Berliners confess, mum shaming gone crazy and colonial guilt going unacknowledged. Out now! Read more

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Walter Crasshole

Illustration by Agata Sasiuk

Caught between his own slutty ways and a serious crush, the Gay Berliner has to get his priorities straight. Read more

Opinion

Food special! From sustainable restaurants to local farms, from Japanese haute cuisine to 2019's big shifts on the delivery market: we survey the year's trends, check out museum cafés, meet foodie influencers and recommend tasty gifts. Out now! Read more

Features

With Kino International screening 1989 queer film "Coming Out" on Nov 9, the GDR's first (and only) feature dealing with homosexuality, our columnist chats to Ossis to find out more about the East Berlin gay scene. Read more

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Thirty years after the Fall of the Wall, what's left of the GDR? We speak to our Ossi neighbours, find the best spots to live the East Berlin life today - and the design, fashion and football icons that have survived the Wende! Out now! Read more

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The Gay Berliner’s very gay first decade in Berlin Read more

Zeitgeist

Take a spring trip – in Berlin! We've rounded up some of the best local getaways including a riviera walk, island hopping, time travel, kitsch excursions, intercultural wedding crashing and much more! Out now! Read more

Rosa Lux reloaded! 100 years after Rosa Luxemburg's death, Exberliner rediscovers the vibrant woman and prophetic thinker behind the revolutionary Berlin icon, and what makes her inspiring for generations of women today. Out now! Read more

Why Walter Crasshole's queer friends’ obsession with the esoteric doesn't quite fly with him. Read more

Opinion

The occult is back! Exberliner tracked down the Berliners behind the trend: from a DIY tarot reader to a real-life ghostbuster, from techie astrologers to an old-school fortuneteller and our devilish cover boy. Out now! Read more

From party drugs to mental health, from artificial intelligence to sautéed Hirn – this October Exberliner is all about the brain! Plus: A scientist puts sleep myths to bed and we round up the month's festivals in film, music, art and stage. Out now! Read more

Miller beer, bratwurst and DJ Big Baer: Ava Johnson and The Gay Berliner step out for "Pink Tuesday" at the German-American Folk Festival in Mariendorf. Read more

Opinion

Walter Crasshole goes out to celebrate two long-standing queer institutions Read more

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Walter Crasshole ponders how homos are entering matrimony. Read more

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What’s happening behind darkroom doors these days? Walter Crasshole examines the changing rules. Read more

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Walter Crasshole

Illustration by Agata Sasiuk

Walter Crasshole on why the world doesn’t necessarily need more gay CEOs. Read more

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Ready for the Berlinale? Here are the films that are competing for this year's queer film award. Read more

Film

A new exhibition makes Walter Crasshole wonder: whatever happened to gay sex in public toilets? Read more

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