Category Archives: Dagboek = Diary

Utopism has not ended

I do know some people like to say I am a dreamer of impossible dreams, sharing an impossible hope. I might be an utopist, or even hoping to belong to thinkers in line with idealistic social reformers, believing in a … Continue reading

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Lower and middle-class youth becoming tiny cogs in a larger whole that they cannot control

When looking at the youth of today, for me it looks like we are confronted with a “pampered” or “spoiled” generation. The apparently well-adjusted, mainly conformist, upper and middle-class youth may be said to typify success within a specific cultural … Continue reading

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Kijkend naar een tijdperk van internationale “jeugdcultuur”

Op mijn persoonlijke Google-profielpagina probeerde ik een beeld te geven van waarom ik op een bepaalde manier ben gaan denken en waarom ik zo’n bijzondere keuze heb gemaakt voor zo’n kleine geloofsgroep als de Christadelphians. In 1968 was op het … Continue reading

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Looking at an era of international “youth culture”

At my personal profile Google site, I tried to give a picture of why I came to think a certain way and why I made such a particular choice for such a small faith group like the Christadelphians. In 1968 … Continue reading

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New Google Sites

In March I was invited by Google to try out their new Google sites. That month having received lots of e-mails and telephone calls concerning the Corona crisis I noticed for the Dutch websites a lot of subjects were not … Continue reading

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Nieuwe Google-sites

In maart werd ik door Google uitgenodigd om hun nieuwe Google-sites uit te proberen. Nadat ik die maand veel e-mails en telefoontjes rond de Corona-crisis had ontvangen, merkte ik dat voor de Nederlandse websites veel onderwerpen nog niet aan bod … Continue reading

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Persoonlijke gevoelens rond de afgelopen Corona tijd

De afgelopen weken heb ik mee gedaan aan een enquète van de KU Leuven. Hierbij kwamen op regelmatige tijden vragenlijsten van de KU Leuven die nagingen hoe mensen met deze periode omgingen en navroegen hoe het gaat met de bevraagde … Continue reading

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Unlikely silence

On March 13 Belgium came in lockdown after already some weeks of limited possibilities to work or to move around. Being retired one would think the restrictions for people going or not going to work and having to stay at … Continue reading

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Staying at home saves lives

Though it has been said so many times, this weekend in several cities, parks and streets it looked like many had not heard about safety and social distancing measures. Let us all help such people to remind that all can … Continue reading

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Remembering what happened in the previous influenza pandemic

Social distancing – isolation and mouth masks Too many people ignoring Health and Safety measures. It is a real shame to see several Easter people ignore the Corona measures and the lockdown. We may not forget that the health measures … Continue reading

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