Democratic Nominee for Vice-President announced

Opinion. Kamala Harris is the Democratic nominee for Vice-President and running mate of Joe Biden. This pick has been criticized by many. But why?

Escalation in the UK

Opinion. A recent death in the UK represents an escalation of the dire situation that ethnic minorities in key worker roles face daily.

Nachruf auf Toni Morrison
“I destroy white baby dolls“: Little black girls in “The Bluest Eye” (1979) don’t understand why all the world loves girls with blonde hair and blue eyes. Bild: mafa

Obituary. On August 5 Toni Morrison, the first female Afro-American novelist to win the Nobel Prize in literature, died. Her legacy of breaking the silence lives on.

Human chain in Bochum: 8.500 residents participated in nationwide campaign
Human chain against racism in Bochum. Foto: tims

The nationwide campaign „Hand in Hand Against Racism“ on June 18 and 19 was a big success in Bochum: According to the organiser, a total of  8.500 citizens participated and transformed the area between Bochum Central Station, “Kirmesplatz” and city hall into a 3.4 kilometre long human chain. The aim was to demonstrate against racism and stress the importance of an open-minded Germany.