I was born in 314 parts per million of Carbon Dioxide, my children were born in 345 ppm CO2 , and my granddaughter is born in 409 ppm. The most commonly used definitions of time are expressed in eras. Recently I have seen more and more that environmentally conscious people use the concentration of CO2Continue reading “I was born in 314 ppm …”
Category Archives: science
“Educate yourself !” has been yelled a lot lately in the many demonstrations of the peace movement, black lives matter movement, climate change movement, etc, etc. So I started doing what I had planned for much longer … I started to read Marx’s “das Kapital” and now I’m busy with Piketty’s “Capital and Ideology”. IContinue reading “Reading”
uncomfortable & guilty
Seeing this beautifully made video makes me feel uncomfortable and guilty … and that is the purpose of this artwork … a “must-see” !
Planet of the Humans
This urgent, must-see movie, a full-frontal assault on our sacred cows, is guaranteed to generate anger, debate, and, hopefully, a willingness to see our survival in a new way—before it’s too late.
My Sandwalk …
Charles had his Sandwalk near his house … mine is on the former work-island Neeltje Jans. I always walk in the company of my dog Hitch, named after Christopher Hitchens. My Sandwalk Away from the screaming advertising, the ever-present social obligations, the populists demanding political attention, the ignorant demanding people, the talk shows, the opinion-makers,Continue reading “My Sandwalk …”
a 2019 X-mas story …
and I agree …
best speech of 2019
The moment the joker feels compelled to play the philosopher openly, it becomes interesting … … and hopefully our eyes will open …
A good read … although I’ve only read the first chapters …. I realize what several forefathers must have gone through … and what I possibly have to go through …
Humane: A New Agenda for Tech – Center For Humane Technology
A replay of Humane: A New Agenda for Tech from April 23, 2019 where CHT introduced a new path for producing technology that is truly aligned with humanity. Bron: Humane: A New Agenda for Tech – Center For Humane Technology
It It looks like a new political trend is emerging in the western world. More and more people are calling themselves Identitarians. When I saw this music video I had to think about it. Music, text and images go back to ancient times in which cultures were still region-specific. Rammstein also uses that feeling …Continue reading “Identitarian”
Max van Weezel (1951-2019)
Bron: Max van Weezel (1951-2019): zinnebeeld van de Haagse journalistiek | De Volkskrant I grew up with the interpretation of Max. Of all the journalists who mattered, his method appealed to me the most. His voice over the radio led me through the political landscape of the Netherlands. My political paradigm is largely a legacyContinue reading “Max van Weezel (1951-2019)”
The Alt-Right Playbook
Even though it is already two years old … after the last elections in the Netherlands it is good to see this playbook … with some American humor a lot of good insights and advice are given in a number of videos … I hate the sound of the voice, but it is ultimately theContinue reading “The Alt-Right Playbook”
I collected from different sites some lists with fake news ….. 21st Century Wire: 21stcenturywire.com (zie Fake News Watch, MBFC) 70News: 70news.wordpress.com 800Whistleblower: 800Whistleblower.com ABC News (com.co): abcnews.com.co (this is not the real ABC News) Accuracy in Media (AIM): aim.org (zie MBFC) ACN Latitudes: latitudes.org (zie MBFC) Activist Post: activistpost.com (zie Fake News Watch, MBFC) Alternet: alternet.org (zie MBFC) Althealth Works: althealthworks.comContinue reading “fake news”
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The Correspondent !
If you read the newspaper …
If you do not read the newspaper, you are uninformed. If you do read the newspaper, you have been misinformed. The successful newspapers and television stations are successful because they tell you and show you what they think you want to read and see. Therefore, here is a list of newspapers and magazines that IContinue reading “If you read the newspaper …”