Josie Thaddeus-Johns

Josie Thaddeus-Johns

I'm a writer.

Art, culture, music, tech, essays. Berlin-based.

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Photos from the Debaucherous, Alternative Gala Protesting Ivanka Trump

Ivanka Trump was visiting Berlin for a women's rights summit, and she didn't just get booed inside the conference hall. We joined protesters as they held their own anti-Ivanka soirée.

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Josh, the Awkward Kisser from 'Love at First Kiss,' Actually Had a Good 2016

This fall, the internet fell in love at first meme with the 27-year-old, never-been-kissed breakout star of TLC's most uncomfortable reality show.

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Brits Living in the EU React to Brexit | Broadly

There are also 1.3 million Brits living in EU. I am one of them.

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A Look Inside Berlin's Very Merry Christmas Voguing Ball

Although Germany's voguing scene is young, it didn't stop dancers from all over Europe from meeting in Berlin to connect, train, and, of course, battle it out—festively.

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'Bearded Men in Silky Kimonos' is a Pin-Up Calendar For Lovers of Hirsute Men

We speak to the creator and models behind 2016's most gently masculine and elegant pin-up calendar.

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Women Seeking Divorce in Turkey are Being Murdered by Their Husbands

Filmmaker Chloe Fairweather documents the violence that women in Turkey endure at the hands of their husbands.

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The All-Female Dance Music Festival That Takes Aim at Bro Club Culture

Perspectives is a two-day Berlin festival where girls get to go to the front (and behind the decks, too).

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Panties and Vodka Shots: Partying Hard at Berlin's Pro-Choice Fundraiser | Broadly

Performance art and knickers with protest slogans ruled the night at this German charity event....

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A Doggie Day Out at Berlin's Annual Pug Race | Broadly

Every year, hundreds of Germans and their faithful pets gather to celebrate the snorting, snuffling cutie of the dog kingdom....

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Dicks on the Dancefloor: Über Manly Gay Germans Talk About Masculinity | Broadly

If you want to know anything about masculinity, you ask a gay man. Obviously....

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Learning to Be a Lesbian Online | Broadly

Trying to understand my sexuality one Google search at a time....