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Theun Govers: architect in paint

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The geometry has character. It feels human in its flaws and successes.

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Would Karl Heine be Karl Heine without Noch Besser Leben?

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Noch Besser Leben needs your help urgently. It is in danger of closing now, if it doesn’t raise €12,000 right away.

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Handwerk, neoliberalism and the disappearing cure to alienation

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The left, which should have taken them seriously, has blamed their dissatisfaction with the political system on low levels of education and unjustified fears of globalisation, adding insult to injury.

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St. Patrick’s: beyond the green boozy party

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If St. Patrick’s Day is about celebrating Irish culture, and Irish culture is drinking, then we are doing a pretty good job. Saint Patrick, however, may be turning in his grave.

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Duckie L’Orange: the traveling puppeteer

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What do vaginas and puppets have in common? Ask Duckie when she joins Shameless at Noch Besser Leben Wed 22 March.

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Is “Hidden Figures” too rosy a picture?

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Hidden Figures could have used a bit more gray besides its nearly rosy portrayal of brilliant black women's lives amid the Civil Rights Movement and a male-dominated field. Photo: public domain

As characters in this acclaimed movie, the white people are mostly background, who barely react in the midst of the revolution these women bring into their segregated bubble.

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