Scared of the bomb that will wipe out history
Jacob Hoekman, RD
When the human identity is only defined by the sexual self
June is Pride month. The month par excellence in which a self-respecting Western country shows how tolerant it is regarding sexual diversity. The LGBT parades tumble over each other. Companies that like to go along with the waves of the modern spirit paint their logos temporarily in the colours of the rainbow.
Ukrainian War: a clash with the Russians or a fight with Putin?
“A clash with neo-Nazism is inevitable”, the Russian President said about Ukraine during his speech in May. That statement of Putin reminds us of an old book: “The Clash of Civilisations and the Remaking of the World Order”.
Killing a city as a strategy of war
A merry-go-round for children next to a burned-out car. Houses shot to pieces in the background. The image is stuck in my head. I saw this scene in Mosul, Iraq. Mosul was the capital of the Islamic State in Iraq up until 2017. Its prolonged liberation left the city utterly destroyed.