History and profile
Founded in 1977, Falter is published weekly on Wednesdays. The magazine was founded by Armin Thurnherr who also serves as the editor-in-chief. The publisher is Falter Verlagsgesellschaft. The magazine has no political affiliation.
Since Spring 2005 a local edition has also been published in Styria. The weekly has a science supplement, Heureka, which is supported by the Austrian Ministry of Education and Science. The magazine reports from a broadly left-liberal perspective on politics, media, culture and the life in Vienna.
The 2007 circulation of Falter was 63,000 copies.
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