Tag Archives: Flanders

2014 Culture

Theatre productions “Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown“, the frenetic 1988 comedy that first brought film director Pedro Almodóvar to the attention of a wider international audience. After a short run on Broadway in 2010, Women on the … Continue reading

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2014 Economics

Eurozone In this chapter looking on the year that Latvia officially adopted the euro as its currency becoming the 18th member of the Eurozone we could see in the West that more people did not manage any more to come … Continue reading

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Disturbing language inbalance

Disturbing you may say the least, when walking around the streets around the capital of Europe. In a country where you would think people would be able to speak at least one of the main languages, it is incredible lots … Continue reading

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Too much food is being wasted

It is very good the Belgian government at last thinks “Too much food is being wasted” Our so called civilised world should be full of shame for producing so much waste and for throwing away such good food. When we … Continue reading

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Waar zijn de klauwende Vlaamse Leeuwen gebleven 2 Mondgesnoerde Vlamingen

Nederlandstalige Gewest ██ Karel de Kale (West-Francië) ██ Lotharius I (Midden-Francië) ██ Lodewijk de Duitser (Oost-Francië) Van 862 tot 1795 mocht er een gebied zijn dat als enig Nederlandstalig gewest door het Verdrag van Verdun (augustus 843) tot West-Francië mocht behoren. Naast het … Continue reading

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Waar zijn de klauwende Vlaamse Leeuwen gebleven 1 Voetbalfans

De afgelopen weken zag België een ongekende Belgicistische gekheid over zich heen vliegen. In verscheidene horecazaken werd er gretig geprofiteerd van de voetbalgekte die massa’s mensen op de been brachten om op openbare plaatsen samen te komen er uit de … Continue reading

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Walloon politicians have proven they will never be willing to be open to Flanders

On the 25th of May 2014 Belgium held federal elections together with European elections, having had the Belgians vote for three elections on the same day. At the debates we could see the ‘hated’  New Flemish Alliance (N-VA) had enough … Continue reading

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Yellow wave over Belgium

After the dirtiest pre-election campaigns Belgians showed the politicians they could not be intimidated or been frightened so much that they would give those mud throwing politicians their vote. 150 members of the Chamber of Representatives head to be elected … Continue reading

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Flanders nature reserve

When you pass Flanders in Belgium on the national roads you are like driving in one big city. There does not seem to come an end at the endless ribbon development. According to environment minister Joke Schauvliege Flanders gained 1,200 … Continue reading

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2013-2014 Money to be put on hold or to be used

“Optimism is a moral duty” said Sir Karl Raimund Popper (1902-1994). Such a good tiding was not in the mind of the visual press and television channels bombarded the world with negative news. After five years of economic crisis and … Continue reading

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