You have the chance to WIN an ORIGNAL Chicken Soup “Spririt of Ashkenasia” (family recipe) if you can make a Britney Spears caricature that causes this guy to attack the German or Israeli Embassy in Washington D.C. READ MORE
VERUSCHKA / BETTINA ZIMMERMANN
DUNJA HAYALI / CLEMENS SCHICK (INITIATOR)
FÜR TOLERANZ UND FREIHEIT!
WIR DEMONSTRIEREN GEGEN INTOLERANZ UND
DURCH UNTERSCHIEDLICHE RELIGIONEN
DURCH BÜRGER UNTERSCHIEDLICHER HERKUNFT
DURCH LESBEN, SCHWULE UND HETEROSEXUELLE
BERLIN LEBT DURCH SEINE VIELFALT!
ES IST EIN GROSSES GLÜCK, DASS DIE JÜDISCHE GEMEINDE IN BERLIN WIEDER WÄCHST.
ES IST GUT UND WICHTIG, DAS IMMER MEHR JUDEN BERLIN BESUCHEN.
WIR WOLLEN EIN ZEICHEN SETZEN UND UNS SOLIDARISIEREN MIT DEN JÜDISCHEN BERLINERN.
BERLIN BRAUCHT SEINE UNTERSCHIEDLICHEN LEBENSFORMEN!
FOR INCLUSION AND FREEDOM!
We demonstrate against intolerance and discrimination.
through various religion representatives,
through citizens from different backgrounds,
through lesbians, homosexuals and heterosexuals.
Berlin lives through its prolific diversity!
We are fortunate that the jewish community has chosen to return to Berlin!
It is our privilege that more and more jewish people visit Berlin!
We are making a gesture of solidarity towards the jewish berliners!
Berlin needs its multiplicity!
ANDY WARHOL 10 Portraits of Jews of the 20th Century! To honor Warhol on his birthday today, August 6th!
Ten Portraits of Jews of the Twentieth Century:
Warhol became fascinated with a group of influential Jewish figures – a pantheon of great thinkers, politicians, performers, musicians and writers including French actress Sarah Bernhardt (1844-1923); the first Jewish judge of the United States Supreme Court, Louis Brandeis (1856-1941); renowned philosopher and educator Martin Buber (1878-1965); the theoretical physicist, Albert Einstein (1897-1955), widely regarded as the greatest scientist of the twentieth century; the hugely influential founder of the psychoanalytic school of psychology, Sigmund Freud (1856-1939); vaudeville, stage and film comedians, the Marx Brothers: Chico (1887-1961), Groucho (1890-1977), and Harpo (1888-1964); Israelís fourth Prime Minister and one of the founders of the State of Israel, Golda Meir (1898-1978); distinguished American composer George Gershwin (1898-1937); the eminent novelist, Franz Kafka (1883-1924); and avant-garde American writer, poet and playwright Gertrude Stein (1874-1946). The collective achievements of this group changed the course of the twentieth century and may be said to have influenced every aspect of human experience.
I’m really psyched about this track I did with Y-LOVE’S which features Israeli artist ONILI. It’s definitely the perfect track to re-introduce Y-Love as the first gay rapper to come out of the closet mid-career.
Read the exclusive article in OUT MAGAZINE.
Media darling Lana Del Rey undergoes a facelift to her exalted album titled single “Born To Die,” by the emcee/producer duo of Kyle Rapps and Diwon. Originally consisting of haunting string quartets and weighty percussion, Diwon’s production overhaul adds a sampled violin progression coupled with a “golden era” influenced drum track. Lyrically, Rapps takes a walk on the wild side with verses that detail both his drive towards success while confronting a past checkered by substance abuse. “Rap was criminal music before it got pretentious, son I’m not a profit, I just like to drop a gem inside a sentence.”
world premiere on PIGEONS & PLANES.
Azealia Banks is a great example of staying true to your grind and not giving up. Just after she played 212 for her former label, XL, they dropped her and she funded the video herself only to be called ‘the future of music’ by Kanye with shout outs by Gweneth Paltrow, now she’s at 20 million hits and changing the hip hop game. Diwon gives her Van Vogue single an freak out remix.