Mexico is a country in which politicians and police are involved in violent crime and corruption. Artists are taking a stand. Their message: fight back! Our series on art and freedom.
This time in our Arts.21 series on art and freedom: Mexico, corruption, and a country in which politicians and police are involved in violent crime. Despite censorship and threats, artists are taking a stand. Their message: fight back!
The US, Mexico and Canada are to put together a joint bid to host the 2026 World Cup. However, although it is technically a joint bid, the plan the three football associations envisage is very much a US affair.
In a surprise move, Governor Greg Abbott has banned the practice of local governments protecting immigrants from deportation. Critics have called the move "personal" and "cowardly."
Ötzi the iceman hits the big screen, a mother flees and a family takes an unsettling vacation in the German contributions at the Locarno Film Festival. For DW's Julia Hitz, the German entries weren't daring enough.
Nearly two-thirds of German youths aged 13 and under read books several times a week, according to a new study. Magazines are still very popular among the age group. Only one-third turns to YouTube for entertainment.
Konstantin Gropper of the Get Well Soon one-man music project told DW he's "difficult to be around" when he's working on a new album - and what makes the tiny Haldern Pop Festival worth playing at.
By some calculations, hip-hop is celebrating 44 years as a musical genre and a movement this weekend. German rap is not quite so old, but there have been three rhyme-rich decades so far.
Millions of kissing and laughing smileys are sent out in text messages every day. As they now become superstars in "The Emoji Movie," here's a look back at how the hype surrounding the visual language developed.
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