Two good ones from Andy Borowitz

Trump Strips Citizenship from Children of Immigrants, Thus Disqualifying Himself from Presidency and Americans Would Feel Safer If a Huge Caravan of Angry White Men Left the Country The New Yorker is only one of many very good publications from Condé Nast. Enjoy.

Good articles in German, and Freak Shows

I’ve read some remarkable articles in the German (online-version) magazine “Die Zeit” recently. One of them was “Das rote Sommermärchen”, and it’s about Sahra Wagenknecht’s new “Aufstehen” movement, which is some kind of a think tank for us lefties if you so wish. Interesting, and if you understand German, it’s a recommended reading. Another article, […]

The non-word of 2017

And the “winner” goes to… “alternative facts” (which might be copyrighted by Kellyanne Conway, who knows). See here (in German), here (in English), and here (in other news). Let me use a short quote of the English Wikipedia article about something else related to truths: “The phrase “alternative facts” was claimed to be similar to […]

Bravo, Anastasia!

Look at this article in the British Journal of Photography, which reports about young photographer Anastasia Taylor-Lind doing some portraits of dignity in the crimes committed against the Rohingya. Thanks also to Human Rights Watch, and Peter Bouckaert for publishing reports and photos like these. Other than the pope, we can report about this. We […]