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Johannesburg: the good, the bad, the ugly

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Street art in Johannesburg city center. Photo: Maximilian Georg

Segregation and dilapidation haunt the streets of inner Joburg – but an infectiously lively scene manages to emerge through the cracks.

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Orbán and Le Pen: breaking the EU’s cordon sanitaire?

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Empires don’t fall by peripheries breaking away; their downfall comes when the core melts.

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Space: Are we alone after all?

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Are we alone in space?

Our LeipGlo columnist Dr. Harald Köpping Athanasopoulos will address this and other burning space related questions this Wednesday, 12 April, when he speaks at the Club International’s English Lounge.

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Don Juan and Mozart: the pleasure and pain of love

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Malandain’s choreography is grounded in elegant tradition while completely in touch with today. See it 12 May.

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Foreign student robbed and beaten on Karli

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Police are urgently seeking witnesses in the attack of an international student on Karl Liebknecht Str. in Leipzig last Friday night. Photo: public domain

Police are urgently seeking witnesses who know anything about last Friday night’s vicious attack.

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“Moonlight” a delicate, complex canvas

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Moonlight / ocean. Public domain photo.

It had been a while since I’d looked at a movie truly as a work of art – I did so with Moonlight.

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