• Sun. Sep 26th, 2021

Rape in india: not taken seriously as a victim

Many rape victims in India struggle with the consequences of the crime – and against the police. Even when foreign women are involved, there are rarely court verdicts. Young Indians…

Senegalese drumbeats in the mix: like the sound of pattering rain

Berlin techno pioneer Mark Ernestus meets Senegalese mbalax sound: Ndagga Rhythm Force and the album "Yermande". Drum-driven: Mark Ernestus’ Ndagga Rhythm Force Photo: Hardwax Uniform beats do not put the…

Election campaign in great britain: labour’s flashpoint

The Labour Party is drowning in accusations of anti-Semitism. Last spring, Luciana Berger resigned over it. Now she is standing for election herself. The Finchley and Golders Green constituency has…

Sheltersuits in berlin: a jumpsuit for the homeless

Caritas distributes 80 donation-funded shelter suits in Berlin. In them, people on the street can live warm and dry. Multifunctional and water-repellent: The Sheltersuit is designed to help the homeless…

Language, sex and gender: hey, what’s your gender?

For at least half a century, there has been a debate in the German-speaking world about what gender is. An overview. At a summer camp for young people who don’t…

Wealth researcher on berlin: “ancestry was never so important here”.

Wealth in Berlin came mainly with "self-made men" who were successful during industrialization, says Potsdam historian Hanno Hochmuth. Crazy Rich Berliners: Berlin’s rich always liked to live in Charlottenburg Photo:…

Reform of non-profit status: union blocks compromise

Non-profit associations should also be allowed to pursue their goals politically, says the SPD. But there is no agreement in sight. Attac would not benefit from the law reform, but…

Plans of the thuringia state government: 500 refugees to arrive

Thuringia wants to take in refugees from the Greek camps. The minority government’s plan meets with opposition opposition. Moria refugee camp in Greece: could some stranded refugees soon come to…

Protest against racist police practice: “a structural problem”.

Activists protest in Bremen against racist police violence, especially racial profiling. They demand a complaints office. "Stop racist police violence" is written on the umbrellas: Demo in the neighborhood Photo:…

Botched up french nuclear power plant: twelve reactors shut down

At least 18 power plants contain substandard steel. The nuclear regulator is also "concerned". It should have been aware of the problem. Without the new construction in Flamanville, the safety…