Adults Only, Please Child-Free Zone in Berlin Café Raises Eyebrows

First it was smokers, now it is children. A Berlin café has excited debate by establishing a no-child section. For a nation with a low birth rate that is trying to encourage its citizens to have more babies, such an anti-child policy is cause for concern.
Some Berlin cafes have play rooms especially for younger patrons. Now, one Berlin café popular with families has established an adults-only area.

Some Berlin cafes have play rooms especially for younger patrons. Now, one Berlin café popular with families has established an adults-only area.

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