It’s not restricted to the UK. On the contrary. Though every decent individual will vehemently reject sexism, sexual harassment, rape and violence against women and children, it happens all the time.
In modern societies the law protects women and children against violence and rape. But usually that is no protection ex ante and often [...]
This week is “Europe on Screen“-week. With 50 films from 31 countries it provides a “refreshing line-up”, Jakarta Post writes.
Check it out.
But start to buy a ticket for “Amour” first.
President SBY will be happy.
He said the tourist industry is important to the national GPD. It contributes some 4% directly and 9% indirectly he said recently. So I guess it’s good news to him Henk and Gerrie, my two theatre-buddies and real addicted culture-consumers, decided to spend a month in Indonesia.My globe-trotting friends [...]
It’s gradually getting through. Today a Dutch on line news site reported unrest in Papua is growing. What’s going on in the tropical empire?
I’ve always kept my slightly worn old school atlas. It’s the at the time famous Bos “Atlas der gehele aarde” ( Atlas of all the world), 37th print, 1947, Groningen [...]
Lately the over-the-top Lady Gaga was trending topic. Her planned performance was thwarted by FPI and other radicals. The concerts on Indonesian soil were temporarily cancelled. Till yesterday the question was whether she, even after originally having dropped her gigs in the archipelago because of the Police’s stiff opposition,would perform in Jakarta after all [...]