The better America (Issue IV/2020)

The better America (Issue IV/2020)

From Inuit villages to multicultural cities: Canada is diverse and is celebrated for its open society. But violence against indigenous people and environmental destruction are rarely talked about.

A story goes around the world (Issue III/2020)

A story goes around the world (Issue III/2020)

Eight authors, six continents, one narrative. Amid the coronavirus lockdown, writers from all over the world write a story – together.

Talking about a revolution (Issue II/2020)

Talking about a revolution (Issue II/2020)

Protests around the world have gone from strength to strength. What makes rebellions succeed - what makes them fail? A magazine about resistance.

Finally! (Issue I/2020)

Finally! (Issue I/2020)

Life expectancy is on the rise almost everywhere. But how we view the elderly and the social role they play differs from culture to culture. A glimpse into the world of older people.

Someone else's paradise (Issue IV/2019)

Someone else's paradise (Issue IV/2019)

Remote palm-filled islands, colourful coral reefs: for tourists from around the world the Maldives are shorthand for paradise. But how do Maldivians view their own country? 

Nonstop (Issue III/2019)

Nonstop (Issue III/2019)

Whether by land, water or air: People and goods are permanently in motion worldwide. A magazine about transport. What moves us and where are we headed?

Guilt (Issue II/2019)

Guilt (Issue II/2019)

When do people feel guilty? And who is it that defines what that is? A magazine with tales of perpetrators, victims and witnesses, how we deal with injustice and responsibility – and the role of forgiveness.

Above (Issue I/2019)

Above (Issue I/2019)

From the Alps to the Andes, from the Caucasus to the Karakorum, from Mount Everest to Mont Blanc: All around the world, people work and live in the mountains. Why are we so fascinated by life at an altitude?

Poorest nation, richest nation (Issue III+IV/2018)

Poorest nation, richest nation (Issue III+IV/2018)

In Qatar there is oil and endless money. In the Central African Republic, in contrast, many struggle to survive - despite reserves of gold and diamonds. A magazine about two very different countries.

Heroes (Issue II/2018)

Heroes (Issue II/2018)

The end of heroism has often been declared, but we are still in thrall to the notion of heroes. Who are our role models, what idols are adored around the world and why do we need them?

Earth, how are you doing? (Issue I/2018)

Earth, how are you doing? (Issue I/2018)

People spend a lot of time mulling over how nature will look tomorrow. But the future of our planet is one thing above all others: Uncertain. But one certainty is how our world looks today. A snapshot.

Une Grande Nation (Issue IV/2017)

Une Grande Nation (Issue IV/2017)

The sheen has come off France’s long-honed self-confidence, as the nation stumbles economically and culturally. But this is all meant to change with President Macron. Can he pull off his new start? A magazine about France.