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A Keeper of Love’s Flame: Regine Olsen and Søren Kierkegaard

APRIL 9, 2014 By Morten Høi Jensen LA Review of Books ON MARCH 17, 1855, the 33-year-old Regine Olsen was due to leave Copenhagen for the Danish West Indies, where … Continue reading

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Philippe Close (PS) must wait a little longer before he can officially replace party colleague Yvan Mayeur as Brussels mayor

Brussels City 06/23/2017  © Belga Philippe Close (PS) must wait a little longer before he can officially replace party colleague Yvan Mayeur as mayor. (© Bruzz)   Only in September, … Continue reading

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Scene from „The Serpents egg (Das Schlangenei) (3)

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Four Vivaqua directors still each getting 65,000 euros–including ex-Brussels mayor Yvan Mayeur

Brussels 06/23/2017  Bram Van Renterghem © Bruzz Yvan Mayeur. (© Stefaan Temmerman)   Four directors at Vivaqua earn back more than 65,000 gross per year. That decided the General Assembly … Continue reading

June 23, 2017 · Leave a comment

Bank of England rift as chief economist ponders interest rate rise

Andy Haldane reveals he seriously considered opposing governor Mark Carney in MPC vote earlier this month Andy Haldane says tightening monetary policy too late could result in steeper rate rises … Continue reading

June 21, 2017 · Leave a comment

Berlin moves to ban advertising with ‘beautiful but dumb’ women

The Local news@thelocal.de 19 June 2017 Would this Belgian billboard ad be banned by Berlin authorities? Photo: DPA One of the parties in the Berlin government has set out its … Continue reading

June 21, 2017 · Leave a comment

THE DELECTABLE (BUT NOT ELECTABLE) NAJAT VALLAUD-BELKACEM WHO MADE PROSTITUTION ILLEGAL IN FRANCE FAILS TO WIN SEAT IN MACRON’S NEW PARLIAMENT

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June 18, 2017 · Leave a comment

The latest threat to Antarctica: an insect and plant invasion

Rise in tourism and warmer climate bring house flies – and the growth of mosses in which they can live An Adélie penguin near the Antarctic’s McMurdo research station. Rising … Continue reading

June 18, 2017 · Leave a comment

Debt bubble returns millions to days of 2008 crash

Advisers call for action as growing numbers struggle with their bills The rise in inflation will put even more pressure on cash-strapped households. Photograph: John Stillwell/PA Shane Hickey Observer, Sunday … Continue reading

June 18, 2017 · Leave a comment

Why do so many men watch porn in public places?

Are we becoming normalised to porn? CREDIT: PA Rebecca Reid Telegraph 16 JUNE 2017  It’s not often that I have cause to feel sorry for an MP. But a nice … Continue reading

June 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

‘He took sex to the point of oblivion’: Tracey Emin on her hero Egon Schiele

His work was once dismissed as porn. But the pain, anger and sexual frustration in Egon Shiele’s writhing nudes electrified Tracey Emin’s adolescence – and gave her a purpose that … Continue reading

June 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

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