The World at WestLicht! From 11 September global affairs are on view at WestLicht again, when the World Press Photo exhibition puts on display the best achievements in photojournalism of the past year. “Straight Voice” is the title of this year’s winning image by Japanese Agence France-Presse photographer Yasuyoshi Chiba. It shows a young man, illuminated by mobile phones, reciting protest poetry in Sudan at a demonstration against the military government on 19 June 2019. The scene was captured during a blackout imposed by the authorities to defuse the protests. “This moment was the only peaceful group protest I encountered...
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