Dikes, Bikes, And Perks – Holland’s Underwater Haven


Reading Time: 7 minutesphotograph © Raimond Spekking / CC BY-SA 4.0 (via Wikimedia Commons) The latest OECD report, focussing on the work-leisure balance – so important in stopping each one of us from giving up on life – puts the Dutch at the top of the class. This does compensate the dire results of the Dutch national football team, which […]

Pennies From Heaven – Trump Turns His Back On Humanity And Reason

Donald Trump ignores global warming

Reading Time: 5 minutesIn order to fulfil my solemn duty to protect America and its citizens, the United States will withdraw from the Paris Climate Accord… – Donald Trump, June 2017   The great French physiologist, Claude Bernard, stated that in order for biological systems to survive freely, their internal environment must remain constant, by resisting a fluctuating external environment. […]

“Trump, You Big Bully – Leave The Little Bullies Alone”

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Reading Time: 4 minutesThe television clip showing American president, Donald Trump, pushing aside the prime minister of Montenegro at the last NATO meeting, just about sums up the character of the man, and the nature of his presidency up to now. The clip caused a sensation on social media, and rightly so. I even saw a remix of […]