Berlin Wall

Berlin Wall?

Richard Stacy | Posted 06.04.2014 | UK Politics
Richard Stacy

The Right Hon Michael Gove MP. Oh where does one start? Perhaps let us start with two words: Berlin Wall. Berlin Wall is the term that Mr Gove has just used to describe what it is that separates private and public education in the UK. And what a powerful term it is: so laden with symbolism, so inviting of destruction and also so instructive of his own detachment from reality.

Why Berlin Is Europe's Most Alluring City

George Gabriel | Posted 05.03.2014 | UK Universities & Education
George Gabriel

While some might be concerned about it being a hipster's playground overrun with murky nightclubs, there is much to suggest the city is for anyone curious enough to explore its rich and expansive avenues. Just being in Berlin is an experience in itself.

25 Years After the Fall of the Berlin Wall, Who Are the Real Berliners?

Emily Wasik | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Emily Wasik

Step foot in Berlin in 2013, and what's the first thing you see? A red army invasion? More like an invasion of red skinny jeans and cloth tote bags. Kreuzberg under American occupation? More like infested with American shaggy-haired guitarists.

Property Developer Tears Down Treasured Part Of Berlin Wall

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 27.03.2013 | UK

In a pre-dawn operations on Wednesday, property developers removed sections of the Berlin Wall to allow access to a building site, despite furious pro...

WATCH: The World In Two Minutes

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.11.2012 | UK Comedy

Haven't got time to trawl through the gazillions of YouTube viral videos being uploaded from all around the world? Dying to have your prejudices about...

Authority & Authoritarianism: Les révoltés du «no future»

Andrew Wigley | Posted 12.10.2011 | UK
Andrew Wigley

The biggest task facing our political leaders is striking a balance between defending those pillars of authority while not erring towards authoritarianism.

BIG PHOTOS: Berlin Marks 50 Years Since Construction Of Wall

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 13.10.2011 | UK

Germany is marking 50 years since the construction of the Berlin Wall. The wall was built by the communist East ostensibly to keep out the western ...