• Sun. Sep 26th, 2021

On the death of burkhard hirsch: an indomitable liberal

The former vice president of the Bundestag has died at the age of 89. His fight for civil liberties was a lesson learned from the Nazi era. Upright civil rights…

Homelessness in berlin: rare feelings of happiness arise

Social Senator Elke Breitenbach presents new guidelines for homelessness policy. This gives hope to many. A weekly commentary. Will Social Senator Elke Breitenbach (Left) be able to fulfill all hopes?…

Scientific peer review: courage to play the lottery

The German Council of Science and Humanities is concerned about the future of scientific reviews. It fears a loss of quality and acceptance. More and more journals are entering the…

World cup coverage: the usa are world champions

The New York Times presented the best online presence during the World Cup in Brazil. It was particularly convincing with its graphic gimmicks. Hiking is Manu’s delight … Image: dpa…

Meeting between johnson and juncker: back to the negotiating table

Here we go again. The EU is negotiating Brexit with Boris Johnson. But the power struggle in London is far from decided. Jecken in Kolle: Boris Johnson (l.) and Jean-Claude…

Vietnamese blogger disappeared: a new kidnapping suspect

Vietnamese blogger Truong Duy Nhat, who fled to Thailand, has disappeared. Friends suspect that the secret service has kidnapped him. Truong Duy Nhat at the U.S. station Radio Free Asia,…

Turkish army attacks pkk: dead in helicopter attack

At least nine PKK fighters are reported to have been killed. Meanwhile, tensions between the government and the Kurdish party HDP are increasing. Fighting in southeastern Turkey has been intensifying…

About the consequences of permanent excitement: i’m so tired of opinions

Either agree with me or I’ll block you, unfriend you, cut your throat: What puts us under stress is not the hectic world. It’s an encroaching know-it-all attitude on both…

How hamburg’s mayor scholz rules: they call him st. Olaf

Mayor Olaf Scholz has been setting the course in Hamburg for 99 days on Tuesday. No one bothers him. He is the political professional who knows everything better. He thinks…

Study on climate strikers: smart left-wing greta supporters

Protest researchers have analyzed who is taking to the streets for the climate. The strikers are not only students and predominantly female. As with high school graduation, women and girls…