Engelbert Lütke Daldrup, head of Berlin’s airports, said because COVID-19 measures like social distancing complicate procedures like going through security, it will be necessary to keep both Tegel and Schönefeld Airports open to handle the expected bump in passenger numbers.
Residents allege the closure of the Aldi, though planned in the original proposal for the hall, represents a final breakaway from the goal professed by the hall’s owners when they purchased it from the city in 2011: for the market to remain a “Halle für alle,” or hall for everyone.
For 23 euros, you can pay the Berlin nonprofit Atmosfair to offset one metric ton of carbon emitted by your flight. But can carbon offsetting give you a “clean conscience” when flying? We looked into the issue to find out.
At Sunday’s EU election, climate protection emerged as a central theme as Germany’s Green Party made historic gains. We examine the results and what they might mean for the future of politics in Germany and Europe.
Looking for live music recommendations in June? Our friends at Schmutz break down the city’s best gigs happening this month, including Berlin stalwart Lydia Lunch and the B-52s’ European farewell tour.
If you’re a mother, you might be familiar with how difficult the early days of #motherhood can be. Emilie Salonen and Marjike Hermans started the SuperMamas Berlin network in 2016 as a means to provide new mothers with extra support.
KCRW Berlin contributor Ella Joyner was looking for a more supportive workout environment. In this audio essay, she turns to her flatmate and Femme Fitness founder, Anisha Müller, for her body positive, feminist take on fitness.