Easter Maths?

Of course, there had been a good reason for Ciro Guardaccione, saying This is a fantastic thing, I would like to thank Pope Francis for everything the background for this statement being a recent step made by the Vatican  on which teleSUR reported in an article on April the 12th: On Monday Pope Francis opened a free laundromat for … Continua a leggere

The no-problem-society IV – Beautification of teaching, administrative nonsense

Real knowledge is to know the extent of one’s ignorance. that is what Confucius supposedly said. And who would I have to be if I dared to contradict. Actually something like it had been stated in slightly different ways by many others. Still, I dare to ask for something to be added: Wisdom is to … Continua a leggere

books not only written for their own times

Of course, books are written at a specific period in time, reflect the era and contribute to their stabilisation or change. And they are reflected upon. One of the outstanding works is Thomas Paine’s Rights of man so much to be criticised and rejected, beginning with the title, not acknowledging the need for A Vindication … Continua a leggere

How Europe slides down further …..

Taken from the Euroactiv-Brief Today’s EU policy news, 28.10.2016, 5PM Commissioner mocks Chinese and gay marriage By James Crisp Digital Commissioner Günther Oettinger has mocked the Chinese, gay marriage, and former German Chancellor Gerhard Schröder’s divorce in a shock speech. Oettinger is infamous for putting his foot in it. But after footage emerged today of the jaw-dropping tirade, it very much looks … Continua a leggere