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  • Fifteen Glimpses of Berlin

    By on July 29, 2014

    Berlin is one of the most booming cities in Europe. The desire to break with it's recent past has produced a multicultural city where every street corner is action packed. Musicians, painters, photographers, activists... There's room for everyone in the German capital. This photo gallery will bring you closer to a small community that's emblematic of the vast, youthful web that populates Berlin.

  • Charlottengrad Revisited: The Cold-Hearted Europeans of Russian Berlin

    By on July 22, 2014

    In the early 1920s, Berlin’s Char­lot­ten­burg dis­trict was nick­named 'Char­lot­ten­grad', as it was flooded with Rus­sians who had left in the wake of the rev­o­lu­tion. Today,the Ger­man cap­i­tal is home to be­tween 200,000 and 300,000 Russ­ian-speakers. It is a com­mu­nity of EU cit­i­zens “against all odds”, so it seems. Or would they dis­agree? 

  • The Superheroes of Berlin: On the Other Side of the Wall

    By on July 7, 2014

    Berlin is one of the busiest cities in Eu­rope. Punks, cos­mopoli­tans, tourists, and even beg­gars, all kinds of young peo­ple spend their days on the streets of this city; they are, how­ever, shunned by so­ci­ety. But a su­per­hero has ar­rived, will he be able to chal­lenge the es­tab­lished so­cial norms and de­feat those who stand in his way?