Sociologist Helena Flam ponders possible intepretations or reasons for the appointment of a former refugee from Minsk, married to his same-sex partner, as the new US Consul to Leipzig.
A city of alcoholic sippy cups and doll houses, ruled by a scary doll, Hemingway and hurricanes.
Good art inspires us to feel while moving us to think. Melora Kuhn’s The Drawing Room at Galerie EIGEN+ART Leipzig is good art.
George Orwell’s “prophecies” feeding into “1984” were also (or actually) observations from his daily life in Britain, especially in the immediate aftermath of World War II.
Do Europeans really know what it’s like being non-white in the U.S. – especially now?
Tin foil hats are not a smart way to deal with the new global political reality.