OSLO: Thor Halvorssen has long been deemed a suspicious liberalist. We interviewed him about dictatorships, his native Venezuela, anarchism and meritocracy – so that you can judge for yourself.
How desperate it must seem, trying – like film directors frequently do – to spur the world into action to end the war in Syria. We have caught up with one of the people who are fighting this battle.
ABOLISHING CASH? Although most of us rarely use cash, there is something suspicious about the fact that banks and politicians want to abolish it.
MODERN TEHNOLOGY: Our digital civilisation is more dependent than ever on artificial and technological stimuli.
To be a director: Raoul Peck’s films I Am Not Your Negro and The Young Karl Marx were both neigh on impossible to catch a glimpse of at the Berlinale.
The screening of Vita Activa: The Spirit of Hannah Arendt was followed by a panel debate.
Is Karl Marx still able to show us the way forward - some 168 years after his book was initially published?
With a moniker like ‘Modern Times’, it feels natural for us to celebrate the 500th anniversary of Sir Thomas More’s Utopia, published in 1516.
The West is increasingly being driven by populism and xenophobia, and time has come to exercise disobedience against the state powers.