Deadly superstitions – Nigeria’s “witch children” | DW Documentary

Children are being banished, raped, and even murdered. Aid organizations estimate that thousands of boys and girls are accused of being witches every year. Often, it’s their own parents who think their sons or daughters are possessed by demons. In the state of Akwa Ibom in southeastern Nigeria, it is common for children to… Continue lendo Deadly superstitions – Nigeria’s “witch children” | DW Documentary


La música en la Alemania nazi – El maestro y el chelista de Auschwitz | DW Documental

¿Por qué la música clásica era tan importante para Hitler y Goebbels? Las historias de la violonchelista judía Anita Lasker-Wallfisch y del director de orquesta Wilhelm Furtwängler, permiten conocer la escena musical de Alemania entre 1933 y 1945. Los protagonistas de este documental son dos personajes, que representaron la cultura musical bajo el nazismo… Continue lendo La música en la Alemania nazi – El maestro y el chelista de Auschwitz | DW Documental

Holocausto: como não repetir os erros do passado | DW Cultura da memória: como aprender com a história para não repetir os erros do passado? O Camarote.21 desta semana fala sobre como os alemães lidam com a culpa do nazismo; como netos e bisnetos de sobreviventes do Holocausto se engajam para que o passado não seja esquecido; e como um projeto na África do… Continue lendo Holocausto: como não repetir os erros do passado | DW

Europe’s shifting immigration policy | DW Documentary

Europe was built on the principle of freedom of movement. But security politics, xenophobia, unemployment, the coronavirus pandemic and the ongoing war in Ukraine are continuously re-defining migration movements, along with the rules that govern them. The humanitarian catastrophe caused by the war in Ukraine has resulted in the development of many different reception strategies… Continue lendo Europe’s shifting immigration policy | DW Documentary

The Warsaw Ghetto | DW Documentary

A Polish businessman risked his life to film everyday life in the Warsaw Ghetto. These harrowing 8 mm movies were stored for decades in archives, and are shown publicly for the first time in this documentary. The original title of the film is "Warsaw: A City Divided", directed by Eric Bednarski. The Warsaw Ghetto… Continue lendo The Warsaw Ghetto | DW Documentary

Manipulating our emotions | DW Documentary

Advertising agencies, politicians and social networks rely on emotions as a means of manipulation. They use our feelings to try to influence our decisions. Can we be manipulated without even noticing it? Can our attention and thoughts be directed from outside? Increasingly, it appears that there are mechanisms for playing on emotions to sway… Continue lendo Manipulating our emotions | DW Documentary

Una historia del antisemitismo | DW Documental

¿Dónde empezó el antisemitismo y cómo fue su desarrollo? El primer episodio de esta serie documental ahonda en las raíces de este fenómeno: la primera ola de violencia antijudía en la Alejandría del año 38 d. C. ¿Por qué la primera gran ola de violencia antijudía surgió en la ciudad egipcia de Alejandría bajo la… Continue lendo Una historia del antisemitismo | DW Documental

Can artificial intelligence become sentient, or smarter than we are – and then what? | Techtopia

They call it the holy grail of artificial intelligence research: Building a computer as smart as we are. Some say it could help eradicate poverty and create a more equal society – while others warn that it could become a threat to our very existence. But how far are we from reaching such “artificial general… Continue lendo Can artificial intelligence become sentient, or smarter than we are – and then what? | Techtopia

Las raíces históricas de los nazis modernos | DW Documental

¿Es la ideología de las agrupaciones populistas de la época de Weimar similar a la de las corrientes actuales? El reportaje muestra analogías. En Alemania, la extrema derecha ha alcanzado una base tan amplia como en los años del nacionalsocialismo. Si bien la historia no se repite, se puede aprender de ella. Los años… Continue lendo Las raíces históricas de los nazis modernos | DW Documental

Brides for sale: Bulgaria’s Roma marriage market | DW Documentary

The Kalaidzhi bride market takes place in the southeast of Bulgaria every year. Unmarried women are often paired off with financially strong men. But more and more young Roma are rebelling against the old tradition. For young Kalaidzhi the annual bride market at Bachkovo Monastery is the only chance to find a partner. Their… Continue lendo Brides for sale: Bulgaria’s Roma marriage market | DW Documentary