Our current issue: Life expectancy is on the rise almost everywhere. But how we see elderly people varies from culture to culture. A survey of older people's reality – and that of the younger people who live alongside them. Now on sale in German
Also in this edition: Why do large pharmaceutical firms carry out biopiracy in Guyana? And: The author Jagoda Marinic reflects on today's feminism and the persecuted Hong Kong bookseller Lam Wind-kee chronicles his experiences.
Some sit in the boss's chair, others in a retirement home: A conversation with Pankaj Mishra about the baby boomer generation.
In Georgia, bathing is more than a mere exercise in cleansing: it is also a social event. A visit to the Royal Bath House of Tbilisi.
The cultural philosopher Martha Nussbaum talks about ageing and its consequences.
The rape trial of Harvey Weinstein is over, the film mogul was found guilty. For a long time the male gaze dominated the arts and it was up to men to turn women into heroes. But one hashtag was enough to shake up the role of women in Hollywood.
When he was 14 years old, Soun Rottana was kidnapped and became a child soldier for Cambodia’s Khmer Rouge, killing dozens of enemy combatants.
How I learnt about heroism by listening to Palestinian fighters.
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