Rayk Anders is a freelance journalist in Berlin. Through his online project “ARMES DEUTSCHLAND – Rayk Anders” (Poor Germany), he inspires enthusiasm for news and politics on the internet. This project especially resonates with young people. Via Facebook and YouTube he reaches an audience of up to 500.000 followers per week. GQ Germany called it “best political magazine program on YouTube”. In 2014, he was awarded as one of the most outstanding creative entrepreneurs in Germany by u-institut and the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy. The German web video award (Deutscher Webvideopreis) shortlisted him as “person of the year” in 2015.