Choices and quotes

One of the great mistakes in quotes is that we build our own future and that we are the result of our choices. Is it so? In many cases yes but in others I don’t think so. Imagine that you fall in love with person A and that that person doesn’t love you or already…

Femke: “Het vonkje om te strijden tegen de schending van mensenrechten is aangewakkerd” — zuiddagreist

23 juli 1993, acht kinderen vermoord op de voorgevel van de Candelaria-kerk. Het gaat om zwarte straatkinderen die, vermoedelijk in opdracht van managers van nabijgelegen hotels, door een groep politiemannen zijn neergeschoten. Toen men achter deze informatie kwam, werd het onderzoek meteen stopgezet. De overgebleven daders werden vrijgelaten. Tot zover de kennis over de gebeurtenis […]…

How ignorant can one be?

The Brexit vote didn’t surprise me, at least now we know for good what lies ahead of us. The British never wanted to play by the rules and they never did. Europe always had to deny itself to please them and that is not the way to be. I am a strong pro-Europe but for…

Eu Professor me confesso

Excelente crónica do Professor Mário Mendes no Tribuna Douro. Talvez fosse uma boa ideia que os nossos exMinistros da Educação e os futuros também, pudessem ler este desabafo pertinente. E claro, os Pais de muitos meninos mimados que por aí andam.