Tag Archives: EU

Turkish migrant on trial!

Christina/ March 31, 2011/ Culture

15 participants from 10 european countries are putting the rule to the test: playing the role of a turkish migrant on trial for six days! What happened? The integration experiment “the other side of the coin” is the answer. All participants realize almost instantly that they are pretty fast at their wit’s end when being faced with exactly the same

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Between Orient and €cent

Christina/ July 31, 2010/ Ideas of philosophy

This story is pure Arabian Nights Entertainment. It seems to be endless and is always told from a different angle: The possible addition of Turkey into the EU (European Union). Also, the news report on 3Sat (a German TV station), “Between Orient and Euro-Cent” (Video, Länge 28 min.) acts on that “never-ending-story”. It is again meant to portray how progressive

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Into the limelight – by all means

Christina/ March 14, 2010/ Culture

It could be midlife-crisis that has never been overcome or just the reaction of a former political pop-star who’s missing the stage: colonel Gaddafi once again slipped into one of his most wanted roles, the Enfant terrible of the world stage. After all he still manages that the press writes about him and sometimes an interesting discussion unfolds. Sometimes he

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That’s all we needed: designs by Ghaddafi

Christina/ September 4, 2009/ Culture

The political approach of the lybian head of state, Muammar al-Ghaddafi, might be debatable. However, its creativity is not. As German newspapers reported lately Ghaddafi is about to construct his own car on the occassion of this 40th anniversary of coming into power. In the face of the expired car scrappage scheme there might be envy. Oil in place and

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