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Ana Beatriz Ribeiro

Ana Beatriz Ribeiro has 466 articles published.

Ana Beatriz Ribeiro
A Global Studies doctoral degree holder and former newspaper reporter, avid eater, pseudo-philosopher and poet, occasion-propelled singer, semi-professional socializer, movie addict, Brazilian-American nomad. In this space, she will share some of her experiences and (mis)adventures regarding various topics, with special attention to social issues.

When your bullies become right-wing reactionaries

in Opinion/Philosophies/Society
Bullies
Public domain photo

Suddenly, it all makes sense.

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More than 20 exhibitors expected at LeipGlo Job Fair

in Jobs/LEIPGLO/Leipzig tips
LeipGlo Fair
Recruiters get a MINT at LeipGlo Job Fair. Photo by Justina Smile Photography

Check out our exciting roster of job fair exhibitors so far – and some of their open positions!

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Stress: When does it turn into an illness?

in Leipzig tips/Lifestyle/Philosophies
What type of stress do you have?
"Unhappy man," photo via PDPics, Pixabay

When people are no longer able to identify that they are stressed, and consider it part of who they are, the idea of seeking help to make changes to improve emotional and physical well-being may not be considered – leading to more serious health problems.

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Amanda Palmer: a chat ahead of her Leipzig concert

in Concerts/Music/Philosophies
Amanda Palmer
“Amanda Fucking Palmer.” Photo credit: Allan Amato

“It’s such a refreshing, no-bullshit and non-corporate way of working: to have a trusting audience who supports you unconditionally… I wish only more women and artists outside the commercial system could learn to harness the same power.” – Amanda Palmer

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Meet Code Camp Leipzig’s crop of bright students

in Business/Community
Irakli Shubitidze, one of the bright students at Code Camp Leipzig
Irakli Shubitidze, one of the students at Code Camp Leipzig. (Photo courtesy of Taylor Harvey)

Code Camp Leipzig is preparing to kick off its first classes on Monday 23 Sept. You can meet the students, and hear from the companies hiring some of them, at the launch party that same evening. Includes free pizza, beer, and some LeipGlo on the menu.

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Overnight in a haunted house in Plagwitz

in Arts/My Leipzig/Philosophies
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    Photo: Dana Ersing / Westflügel
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    Photo: Dana Ersing / Westflügel

What do you get when you put a dagger, a creepy doll, a metronome and groups of strangers across cots in a big dark room?

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