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The coal age NEW
Martin Westlake 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 2 Hours, 32 Minutes ago
In the permanent exhibition at Waterschei there is a mock-up of a Belgian kitchen in the coal age. This reminded me that, as a youngster, I just – just – experienced the end of the coal age. From my bedroom window I watched the London to Glasgow...
GIS: Eintreibungsrisiko trägt das Inkassobüro NEW
e-comm 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 2 Hours, 33 Minutes ago
"Wer die GIS aber als pures 'Inkassobüro' sieht, der irrt." So steht es in der Pressemappe auf der Website der GIS Gebühren Info Service GmbH, jener ORF-Tochtergesellschaft, die mit der "Einbringung der [Rundfunk-]Gebühren und sonstiger damit verb...
Det vägrade besöket NEW
Carl Bildt (SE) 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 3 Hours, 9 Minutes ago
JALTA: Om någon timme hoppas jag kunna lyfta från Simferopol här på Krim och anträda färden hem till Stockholm efter mina dagar först i Moskva och sedan här i Ukraina. Dagens diskussioner här har inte minst handlat om Ukrainas val av väg fr...
Waterschei NEW
Martin Westlake 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 3 Hours, 21 Minutes ago
In the bookshop at Alcatraz we met a man who, as a warder’s son, had spent his childhood on the island and written up his experience and memories. It was fascinating listening to him. In one part of the old Waterschei coalmine buildings there i...
Micellanées 37/2012 NEW
EGEA 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 3 Hours, 32 Minutes ago
La sélection hebdo des trucs qui ont attiré mont attention. source Puigaudeau 1/ Les États-Unis risquent le chaos sur la « nouvelle Route de la soie » : Fabrizio Vielmini, journaliste et politologue italien, a commis un article,...
Portugal Protesting: “We Want Our Lives” NEW
Global Voices Western Europe 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 3 Hours, 55 Minutes ago
Before September 15's anti-austerity protest in Portugal titled 'Screw troika! We want our lives', high participation was expected, at least on social media. The austerity measures recently announced by the Prime Minister Passos Coelho seem to have g...
Když jsou Češi bez odvahy vítězí Řekové NEW
Bruselská spojka 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 5 Hours, 14 Minutes ago
Snažil jsem se před časem dokopat pár českých a slovenských firem do tendru Evropského institutu pro rovnost žen a mužů (se sídlem v litevském Vilniusu) na podporu komunikačních aktivit. Žádný zájem, je to prý daleko a mají to p...
Comment on German Constitutional Court Ruling Market Positive…Or Is It? by Wiz NEW
Euro area debt crisis 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 5 Hours, 22 Minutes ago
A strong message it may or may not be, but it is a strong message from a position of weakness. Germany may well be the first country to leave the Euro, and if Merkel stands for re-election next year she will do so as a chancellor who wants to impose...
Hillsborough: a ruling class cover-up NEW
Shiraz Socialst 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 5 Hours, 38 Minutes ago
By David Kirk (Workers Liberty) After 23 years of struggle the Justice for 96 Campaign have forced out the truth about the 1989 Hillsborough disaster and the deliberate cover up and smear campaign by the ruling class to shift the blame to the fans.
Hillsborough: a ruling class cover-up NEW
Shiraz Socialst 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 5 Hours, 38 Minutes ago
By David Kirk (Workers Liberty) . After 23 years of struggle the Justice for 96 Campaign have forced out the truth about the 1989 Hillsborough disaster and the deliberate cover up and smear campaign by the ruling class to shift the blame to the fans...
Genk and Manifesta9 NEW
Martin Westlake 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 6 Hours, 24 Minutes ago
We went to Genk, in Belgian Limburg, this afternoon or, more precisely, to Waterschei, to visit the ninth edition of the roving biennial contemporary art exhibition, Manifesta, which this time is being held in the atmospheric pithead buildings of...
Pamper Your Locks While Visiting Spain NEW
WeAreProEU Community Blog 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 6 Hours, 47 Minutes ago
Many people find that they have so many day-to-do commitments that there just isn't the time in their busy schedule to fit in hair and beauty treatments. This coupled with the fact that many spas and beauty salons in the UK are over-priced, is perhap...
“Throw things at Dave”: Lib Dems charge £1 to attack model Cameron NEW
Political Scrapbook 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 6 Hours, 51 Minutes ago
Another indicator of the parlous state of coalition relations at Lambeth County Show this afternoon, where the local Lib Dems are charging the public £1 to “throw things” at a cardboard model of David Cameron. This fundraising wheeze has...
Russia: Protest Movement Struggles with Keeping Itself Democratic NEW
Global Voices Central & Eastern Europe 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 7 Hours, 17 Minutes ago
Maksim Martsinkevich, who goes by the nickname Tesak (Machete), gained notoriety on the RuNet between 2005 and 2007. A white-supremacist who later spent several years in prison for inciting ethnic and religious hatred, Tesak has returned to public li...
The Infinity One "Wall" Bounce-Back from the Year 1993: Prior Art for the Obvious Non-Original Apple Bounce-Back Patent? NEW
EU Pundit 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 7 Hours, 25 Minutes ago
What is the prior art and how original (non-obvious) is the bounce-back rubber-band scrolling patent for which Apple is currently collecting billions of dollars and stopping the import and sale of competing products with similar functions throughout...
European External Action Service and Prime Ministers NEW
Casa Europei Cluj-Napoca 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 7 Hours, 40 Minutes ago
Recently the European Policy Centre organised an interesting event on reviewing the European External Action Service (EEAS). One of the panelists was David O'Sullivan, Chief Operating Officer of the EEAS, involved with the development of the EEAS fro...
Film: “A Conversation” (2012) NEW
Demokratie 4.0 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 7 Hours, 56 Minutes ago
  A coming-of-age tale of boy sees girl. Starring college mates, shot by a good friend of mine Najeeb Khalid, and directed and edited by me, the film was completed in under a week on a zero budget. Maitreya Mer plays a teenage boy who, whil...
A too dangerous risk NEW
Blogactiv 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 8 Hours, 7 Minutes ago
The attacks against the Western embassies in the Arab world are unacceptable. Politically oriented movements are exploiting religion to undermine peace and dialogue. We should stand firm and committed against any form of terrorism. Our friendship wit...
‘Payback’: Radio 4 play on The Yom Kippur War NEW
Shiraz Socialst 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 8 Hours, 41 Minutes ago
I’ve just been listening to Jonathan Myerson‘s ‘Payback’ on BBC Radio 4. It has a superb cast (including Henry Goodman as Kissinger, Peter Marinker as Nixon, Sara Kestelman as Golda Meir and Kerry Shale as Al Haig and Sim...
‘Payback’: Radio 4 play on The Yom Kippur War NEW
Shiraz Socialst 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 8 Hours, 41 Minutes ago
I’ve just been listening to Jonathan Myerson‘s ‘Payback’ on BBC Radio 4. It has a superb cast (including Henry Goodman as Kissinger, Peter Marinker as Nixon, Sara Kestelman as Golda Meir and Kerry Shale as Al Haig and Sim...
Draghi engagiert sich für den Euro NEW
Europa - EU - Europäische Union 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 8 Hours, 51 Minutes ago
Nachdem die Politik in der Euro-Krise immer stärker an ihre Grenzen kommt, engagiert sich die EZB unter Mario Draghi nun stärker. Das ist nicht unumstritten, besonders in Deutschland, wo man den ehernen Glauben an die harte D-Mark und den h...
Draghi engagiert sich für den Euro NEW
Europa - EU - Europäische Union 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 8 Hours, 51 Minutes ago
Nachdem die Politik in der Euro-Krise immer stärker an ihre Grenzen kommt, engagiert sich die EZB unter Mario Draghi nun stärker. Das ist nicht unumstritten, besonders in Deutschland, wo man den ehernen Glauben an die harte D-Mark und den harten Eu...
Deutsche Sprache, schwere Sprache ... NEW
Lettland 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 8 Hours, 56 Minutes ago
Neustart nötig?Die Pflege der deutschen Sprache verlange in Lettland nach einem "Re-Start" - so eine lettische Initiativgruppe, die kürzlich in der Rigaer Zentralbibliothek eine Veranstaltungsreihe eröffnete, die bis zum Ende des Jahres Begegnunge...
Kopimismen och The God Delusion NEW
Christian Engström, Pirate MEP 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 8 Hours, 57 Minutes ago
Richard Dawkins har skrivit boken The God Delusion där han sågar Gud jäms med fotknölarna, i vart fall den kristna guden som vi är vana vid (och de närbesläktade varianterna inom judendom och islam). Jag köpte boken på Arlanda på väg till...
Kopimismen och The God Delusion NEW
Christian Engström, Pirate MEP 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 8 Hours, 57 Minutes ago
Richard Dawkins har skrivit boken The God Delusion där han sågar Gud jäms med fotknölarna, i vart fall den kristna guden som vi är vana vid (och de närbesläktade varianterna inom judendom och islam). Jag köpte boken på Arlanda på väg till...
The Mediterranean as Liquid Coffin: One Man’s Desperation is Another Man’s Golden Opportunity NEW
Title of the blog ...Sempre Sicilia: Immigration , Migration and 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 10 Hours ago
Though in the traditional sense, we equate water with life, the past few years, with seemingly no let up in …Continue reading »...
La sofferenza delle imprese (seconda parte) NEW
Il lato €. 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 10 Hours, 3 Minutes ago
La Cgia di Mestre mette il dito in una piaga con la quale in questo blog abbiamo fatto i conti da tempo e rimane forse l’ostacolo principale tra noi e la crescita: i tassi diinteresse pagati dalle imprese italiane rispetto ai concorrenti di altri p...
Les fédéralistes mondiaux, la justice internationale et la protection contre les génocides NEW
Presse fédéraliste 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 10 Hours, 8 Minutes ago
Nous vivons actuellement une époque qui représente un défi -le marché financier mondial est toujours en voie de guérison, des conflits majeurs se poursuivent dans plusieurs régions du monde et les Etats-Unis, comme d'autres nations, sont confro...
Tack! NEW
Henrik-Alexandersson.se 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 10 Hours, 16 Minutes ago
Klicka på bilden för en lite större variantTack alla som var med och gjorde Gunnar Larssons minnesstund i Bryssel i går till en fin och värdig stund.Tack till Svenska Kyrkan i Bryssel och till Notre Dame de la Chapelle.Tack till alla som har hö...
Flucht nach vorn in den Niederlanden NEW
Europa - EU - Europäische Union 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 10 Hours, 26 Minutes ago
Die Niederländer machen einen großen Schritt vorwärts und zeigen Europa wie es gehen kann – auch in Zeiten der Krise und Erklärungsnöte. Nachdem sie ihre Politik jahrelang vom Rechtspopulisten Gert Wilders prägen...
Flucht nach vorn in den Niederlanden NEW
Europa - EU - Europäische Union 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 10 Hours, 27 Minutes ago
Die Niederländer machen einen großen Schritt vorwärts und zeigen Europa wie es gehen kann – auch in Zeiten der Krise und Erklärungsnöte. Nachdem sie ihre Politik jahrelang vom Rechtspopulisten Gert Wilders prägen ließen, der mit seinem i...
A federation of nation states is a Confederation writ large NEW
Protesilaos Stavrou 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 11 Hours, 9 Minutes ago
European Commision President José Manuel Barroso Picture credit: Wikipedia In his 2012 State of the Union speech before the European Parliament's plenary session, Mr Barroso, the Commission president, made reference to the need of establishing a "fe...
Quels sont vos projets pour la Journée Européenne des Langues 2012 ? What are your plans for the European Day of Languages 2012? NEW
Vivre l'international 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 12 Hours, 2 Minutes ago
Bonjour à tous,Saviez-vous que l'Europe avait une Journée Européenne des Langues ? Tous les 26 septembre, de nombreuses manifestations autour des langues sont organisés à travers l'Europe pour promouvoir la diversité linguistique et le multilin...
Nigel Farage Takes on Jose Manuel Barroso NEW
Croatia, the war, and the future 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 12 Hours, 50 Minutes ago
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How can we support the use of research in policy and practice across Europe? NEW
EUROPP - European Politics and Policy 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 13 Hours, 1 Minute ago
The most common approach to encourage use of academic research is to repackage or communicate it in different ways, but Caroline Kenny finds this strategy largely ineffective. She argues that across Europe, both researchers and policymakers can benef...
British Heroism in the Clouds: Britannia's Heroes of the Skies, From World War I to the Troubles in Ireland NEW
¡No Pasarán! 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 13 Hours, 29 Minutes ago
The Zeppelin-slayer; the 'wing-walker'; the helicopter pilot who thwarted the IRA... In this extract from his major new book, Lord Ashcroft salutes Britain's greatest airmen...
Formatie 2012: de achterdeur van de Tweede Kamer en van de PvdA NEW
Publiekrecht en Politiek 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 13 Hours, 30 Minutes ago
Het formeren gaat gesmeerder dan ooit. Althans, zo ziet het eruit. In 2010 stonden oude grijze mannen voor een stoffig wandtapijt glazen water om te gooien. Anno nu staat Kamp voor een soepele bordkartonnen constructie met een foto van een lege verga...
Industrie aéronautique : attention au décrochage ! NEW
Bruxelles2 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 13 Hours, 31 Minutes ago
(BRUXELLES2) Alarme de décrochage ! L’appel qu’a lancé Claude-France Arnould, la directrice de l’Agence européenne de Défense, au Berlin Air Show, jeudi (13 septembre), pour une action urgente en Europe dans le domaine des futur...
Reiseziel Nr. 10: Tschechiens Hauptstadt Prag. Eine Stadt voller Geschichten, Mystik und Kreativität NEW
Im Herzen Europäer 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 13 Hours, 47 Minutes ago
Nach Wien, Budapest und Bratislava zwang mich der Anblick von Stapeln an Unerledigtem auf meinem Schreibtisch zu einer kurzen Pause. Drei Tage später ging es dann mit dem Auto weiter nach Tschechien. Die Republik Tschechien ist seit 2004 Mitglied de...
Die Hälfte der Deutschen NEW
Karpfenteich 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 14 Hours, 21 Minutes ago
Fast die Hälfte der Deutschen hegt, nach aktuellen Umfragen, gegenüber dem obersten Währungshüter Europas ein tiefes Misstrauen. Und weil die Bundestagsabgeordneten in der idealen Welt ein Spiegelbild der Gesellschaft sind, müsste das eigentlich...
Les advertències d'Stiglitz (Nobel d'Economia) són precisament allò que alguns defensem a les institucions europees (malauradament en minoria) NEW
Raul Romeva (MEP) 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 14 Hours, 22 Minutes ago
És important ser conscients que aquests arguments fa temps que molta gent els estem posant sobre la taula, tant en el si de les institucions europees, com dels diferents estats membres. La única raó per la qual no s’estan f...
Horitzó Europa sobre la continuïtat de Catalunya a la Unió Europea en cas d’una eventual independència NEW
Raul Romeva (MEP) 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 14 Hours, 46 Minutes ago
La manifestació que es va produir el passat 11 de setembre a Barcelona amb el lema “Catalunya, nou Estat d’Europa” ha situat la continuïtat o no de Catalunya dins la Unió Europea en el centre del debat sobre la in...
Whatever Happened to Climate Change? NEW
eutopia-blog.blogspot.de, 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 15 Hours, 49 Minutes ago
Whatever Happened to Climate Change? NEW
EUtopia 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 15 Hours, 57 Minutes ago
I guess the earth must no longer be warming, and that CO2emissions have stopped, because while we hear much about money and political bickering on the news, one topic that used to fill the headlines has practically disappeared. We are back in the era...
Avenue de l’Europe, le magazine européen, fête ses 10 ans ! NEW
Au Café de l'Europe 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 15 Hours, 58 Minutes ago
Fondé il y a dix ans, au moment de l’introduction de la monnaie unique dans la sphère européenne, « Avenue de l’Europe » est un magazine européen qui porte sur les 27 pays de l’Union européenne. Le magazine a su s’adapter aux cha...
Cour pénale internationale (CPI), justice internationale et rôle des fédéralistes NEW
Presse fédéraliste 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 16 Hours, 11 Minutes ago
Dès l'immédiat après-guerre, les fédéralistes, européens et mondiaux, ont affirmé que les institutions internationales étaient fondamentalement imparfaites et démocratiquement déficientes. C'est pourquoi : l'Abbé Pierre, Albert Einstein ou...
E-justice or a data protection disaster waiting to happen? NEW
OdessaTalk 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 16 Hours, 18 Minutes ago
E-justice or a data protection disaster waiting to happen? A pilot project allowing the electronic transfer of documents between third parties and the Ukrainian courts is likely to begin on 15 October. Those very capable Ukrainian hackers seem quite...
Scener fra et Europaparlament NEW
Europabloggen.no 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 16 Hours, 19 Minutes ago
Velgere treffer sjelden direkte sine folkevalgte og vet knapt hvem de er. Enda mer sjelden oppsøker de dem på jobben. De færreste har satt sine ben på Stortinget, eller “The Big thing” som noen omtaler det som på engelsk. De som har...
Short reflection of a Young European Federalist on the independence of Catalonia. NEW
Spanishwalker 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 16 Hours, 23 Minutes ago
Ok. I will try to explain my position about this question although it is not easy at all. A European Federalist as myself, supporting an independence movement. 11 of September is the National Day of Catalonia. And there is usually … Continue re...
New Tory health minister admits govt “screwed up” on NHS reforms NEW
Political Scrapbook 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 16 Hours, 28 Minutes ago
A Tory MP who was promoted in the recent reshuffle to a junior role in the Department for Health has made an extraordinarily frank admission on the government’s controversial changes to the NHS. Speaking in a Q&A session on the reforms at a...