Sometimes being a human can feel quite limiting. So one day, Thomas Thwaites decided to take some time off. He left being human behind him and became the animal which embodies the motto "carpe diem" like no other: the goat.
A new project by Cafébabel is starting tomorrow, with quite a symbolic name. Voglio Vivere Così is a collection of 8 stories that describe unique and alternative lifestyles. A sneak peek into a closed world, one which could not be farther. 8 stories for 8 weeks, chosen by the Cafébabel editorial team.
In 2016, filter bubbles were often described as the culprits responsible for dividing our society. However, it has never been easier to break out of your own personal bubble than it is nowadays. You just have to be willing to do so. Right?
2016 has been a shocking year. More than once we have woken up with heavy hearts, not quite knowing what to think, say or do. During these tough times, when words seem to fail us, why not derive inspiration from timeless gems of wisdom, to soothe the chaos. It's not cliché, it allows us to survive.
Running between November 17, 2016 and January 7, 2017, the exhibition Conditions of Political Geography attests to the post-biennale condition of contemporary art as it instantiates this multiple-artist, multi-sited show in both Tel Aviv and Berlin as a platform for art-mediated reflection on German-Israeli relations.
We look back at this year with a global face-palm and a universal sigh of exasperation. Instead of singing about reform and revolution, our generation has chosen memes and parodies as a coping mechanism. Why are we moving farther away from traditional protest music? [OPINION]
Every year on Christmas Day, Queen Elizabeth II makes a speech to her subjects in the UK and across the British Commonwealth, in which she reflects on the previous 12 months. This year, cafébabel has been given an exclusive copy of the first draft of the speech...
Paweł Wiejski - remember the name of this Polish immigrant in France, as he is the man who may one day create the United States of Europe. Check out why the new Polish editor preferred cafébabel to night trips to the 24h off-license with Dorota Masłowska, and bet on long cheese and baguettes will sustain him before he starts to long for onions and potatoes.
It has been said in some quarters that the Syrian war is not so much of a political conflict as it is a financial war. This news report focuses on the economic perspectives of the war in Syria. It explores the economic causes and consequences of the war as well as efforts for reconstruction of post-conflict Syria.