In dealings with women in the cultural industry there was long a certain freedom granted to anyone who was rich or successful enough.
This is changing slowly: women are organizing themselves. The negative reactions to #MeToo also show that people feel attacked, want to defend themselves. Many men speak of a witchhunt. Of course, this always happens when people are afraid of losing their position of power and their privileges. These guys now realize that something is changing.
For centuries, Māori in New Zealand have practiced the art of more
tā moko, an indigenous tattooing practice. It goes far beyond simply decorating skin
Why nationalism, in all its forms, demands a response. more
In October 2017, the USA announced its withdrawal from UNESCO, the United Nations’ Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization. more
There are only few things that impact our understanding of identity and belonging as much as food. But what do the dishes we choose, and the dishes we refuse, say about us? more
No, these so-called isolated cases reveal a structure and one can see how our society is organised. more
A touch of Venice in the Turkish capital. more