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Leonard Cohen With New Album: But First He Took Berlin

Greg Mitchell | Posted 10.12.2016 | Arts
Greg Mitchell

Leonard Cohen is back in the news, thank god, with a heralded new album, at the age of eighty-two, titled You Want It Darker, and as the subject of a ...

BB9: The Art of Collaboration and the Third Mind

Lisa Paul Streitfeld | Posted 10.01.2016 | Arts
Lisa Paul Streitfeld

The slick logo and double-tasking mother/yogi sums up the birth of a new, unified design of Berlin surmounting the struggles of integration. (photo: ...

Germany's Democratic Parties Must Stop This Ugly Renaissance

Dr. Charlotte Knobloch | Posted 09.20.2016 | World
Dr. Charlotte Knobloch

It's urgently overdue that the democratic parties return to their old strength, capacity for action, and force of conviction, and put plainly in the eyes of the people into what abyss this anti-modern, anti-liberal, and anti-democratic ideology of hate and intolerance leads.

Merkel's Party Suffers Heavy Losses In Berlin As Voters Boost AfD

Reuters | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 09.18.2016 | World

BERLIN, Sept 18 (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives suffered their second electoral blow in two weeks on Sunday, slumping to...

30 Megacity Mayors Call Upon G20 for a Climate Safe World

Anne Hidalgo | Posted 09.06.2016 | World
Anne Hidalgo

As the G20 Summit meets in Hangzhou this week, we, mayors of the major cities within the G20, call on our national leaders to work with us to build a ...

11 Incredible European Cities That Are Incredibly Cheap To Visit

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 10.03.2016 | Travel

“Cheap” isn’t usually the first word that comes to mind regarding a trip to Europe. But if expert travelers know anything, it’s that there are...

Donald Trump's Tunnels -- And Why His Wall Would Fail

Greg Mitchell | Posted 09.02.2016 | Politics
Greg Mitchell

Make no mistake: tunnels would be excavated, despite the Trump "sensors" and "technology" and "towers."

German Artist Gets Strangers Around The World To Exchange Data Offline

The Huffington Post | Ishika Gupta | Posted 08.30.2016 | HuffPost Live 321


The Graffiti Tag That's Taken Over Berlin, Explained

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 08.24.2016 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

An amorphous shape-shifting consortium of Berlin-based aerosol hooligans named 1UP is one of those graffiti crews who eventually make the entry into g...

Syrian Refugees Are Developing An App Designed To Help Fellow Asylum Seekers Arriving In Berlin

The Huffington Post | Stephanie Petchers | Posted 08.19.2016 | HuffPost Live 321


Stop Worrying So Much, America, The Kids Are All Right

Annie Pfeifer | Posted 08.17.2016 | Parents
Annie Pfeifer

After spending the past two years in between the U.S. and the German-speaking world, I'm starting to think it's more than just the fear-mongering American media that gives undue coverage to toddler-snatching alligators and brain-eating amoeba infested lakes.

Summer Of Love Berlin: "Missing James Franco 3.0"

Lisa Paul Streitfeld | Posted 07.22.2016 | Arts
Lisa Paul Streitfeld

The Summer of Love, as it was branded in 1967, ushered Flower Power & the Sexual Revolution into the streets. In 2016, the Summer of Love is a "feel the vibe" People's (R)evolution reflected in Berlin's rich graffiti textures.

Borondo and a Blood Battle in Berlin About His Mural

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 07.22.2016 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

A recent mural by Street Artist and fine artist Borondo in the neighborhood of Tegel in Berlin has drawn some attention because of its potentially unc...

NATO and Russia: The Many Unknowns

Markus Ziener | Posted 07.08.2016 | World
Markus Ziener

Officially the Warsaw NATO summit will be about the deployment of military forces, missiles and arms projects. But in fact hovering above all will be one question: How to deal with the Russian military powerhouse that resurfaced in the East.

Romance in the city: 5 gay friendly experiences in Berlin

Stefan Arestis and Sebastien Chaneac | Posted 07.07.2016 | Queer Voices
Stefan Arestis and Sebastien Chaneac

Berlin is super gay. Gayness is so well accepted in every aspect of society that you’ll find sprinkles of it everywhere. Today, most people associat...

Germany, France Lead Demands For Britain To Negotiate A Quick Divorce

Reuters | Annum Masroor | Posted 06.25.2016 | World

LONDON/BERLIN, June 25 (Reuters) - Germany and France led demands on Saturday for Britain to negotiate a quick divorce from the European Union, with P...

California's Classic Road Trip: The Pacific Coast Highway

David Code | Posted 06.24.2016 | Travel
David Code

Most of my family's travel is international, but when my son suggested driving the Pacific Coast Highway from San Francisco down to Los Angeles, we couldn't resist.

72 Hours In Berlin

David Anthony | Posted 06.21.2016 | Travel
David Anthony

Looking for somewhere exotic yet familiar to travel to this summer? Well look no further than a city whose name you've probably heard of a dozen or so times before. The charm, vibrance, and uniqueness of Berlin will leave you feeling swept of your feet, with something to appeal to just about anyone.

10 breathtaking abandoned places you should visit this summer

Trip4real | Posted 06.09.2016 | Travel

It's a fantasy of many to find an abandoned place that has a striking history and to just see it decaying. There are actually plenty of abandoned spot...

Europe's 10 Hippest Cities

Gogobot | Posted 06.09.2016 | Travel

By Alix Farr The true meaning of hip can be elusive. Maybe it's a barber shop doubling as an art gallery, which serves lattes on the side? Or maybe ...


Evelyn Marsters | Posted 06.03.2016 | Politics
Evelyn Marsters

Berlin she has two faces Be careful of her tricks When you fall or rise above Who knows what happens next? She opens up her arms And the lunatics con...

Harland Miller Solo Show at Blain Southern Gallery Berlin (VIDEO)

VernissageTV | Posted 05.31.2016 | Arts

Tonight We Make History (P.S. I Can't Be There) at the gallery Blain Southern in Berlin is Harland Miller's first solo exhibition in Germany. Departin...

5 Berlin Start-Ups to Watch

Ernesta Redi Neudert | Posted 05.26.2016 | Technology
Ernesta Redi Neudert

A new start-up is founded every 20 minutes in Berlin and the industry is set to produce 100,000 new jobs by 2020.

Animal Protection Groups Discuss Effective Strategies at "Sentience Conference"

Jacy Reese | Posted 05.24.2016 | Green
Jacy Reese

Attendees experience the life of a pig using virtual reality at the Sentience Conference in Berlin. EFFECTIVE ALTRUISM AUSTRIA This weekend I sat in ...

Ida Tin: Adventurer & Entrepreneur

Sriram Krishnan | Posted 05.11.2016 | Technology
Sriram Krishnan

Ida Tin is the co-founder and CEO of Clue, the world's fastest growing period tracking and fertility app. Clue has more than four million active users...