Ik ben normaal gezien in het geheel niet aan dergelijke rondzendbrieven, maar de Dalai Lama is niet verkeerd: Take into account that great love and great achievements involve great risk. When you lose, don’t lose the lesson. Follow the three Rs: Respect for self, respect for others and responsibility for all your actions. Remember that […]


Ik hoop dat dit niet waar blijkt te zijn: This CBC documentary on war-crimes committed against Afghani prisoners with the complicity of the US military is shocking. It alleges that thousands of Taliban POWs were murdered — most by being locked in baking shipping containers in the middle of the desert, with the survivors brought […]