Category Archive for 'Religion'

USA: short post-election note, plus Noam Chomsky on Trump and what’s next

Wednesday, November 9th, 2016

Some thoughts on the US election of 2016.

Morrissey and Marr: on their initial meets

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016

Tony Fletcher’s book on The Smiths is probably the best one written; here’s a few quotes from it on Morrissey and Johnny Marr’s initial meets.

Where jihad fails: an example

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016

This is really a sign of how ISIS is just like any other organisation.

Today: 5 years since the Utöya massacre

Friday, July 22nd, 2016

I reflect on how some of my Facebook friends reacted to it, as I wrote a blog post that was very influenced by Mia and Marielle’s writings, respectively.

Review: Sarah Bakewell – “At the Existentialist Café: Freedom, Being, and Apricot Cocktails with Jean-Paul Sartre, Simone de Beauvoir, Albert Camus, Martin Heidegger, Maurice Merleau-Ponty and Others”

Wednesday, May 4th, 2016

My review of Sarah Bakewell’s new book, “At the Existentialist Café”, which is mainly about existentialism, making it fun and great in her processes. I give it 5/5, easy.