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A good talking to from a doctor doesn’t inspire or empower communities towards action.
Less than a week into my stay in Japan, I already want to stay here forever.
For too many years, the paradoxes of food, nutrition and the planet’s resources have not been at the top of the agendas of world leaders. We investigate why.
It’s possible to retain profits while still respecting workers.
‘But,’ I cried to my Jewish friends, ‘what do you mean latkes are a seasonal food? How can you live without them in your life every day?!’
Finally, we must remember that most dyed-in-the-tight-jeans hipsters tend to despise Starbucks for being mainstream, capitalist, and lame. And since the hipster view of just about everything is factually wrong, I can’t dislike Starbucks.
Budapest is a romantic city, so I was not surprised to discover on the Buda side a beautiful yellow house where Casanova lived for a few weeks, doing what he did best.
Three months ago, a brown, communist-style envelope had landed on my doorstep. The invitation announced an “official and obligatory celebration” – a communist chic birthday – at Klub Feniks in Krakow
Having spent our glorious university years in Washington D.C., my friends and I recently decided to reconvene in the U.S. capital for a walk down memory lane.