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Tech Firm National Geographic Live-stream Wildebeest Migration

A technology firm has partnered with National Geographic to live-stream the ongoing wildebeest migration. HerdTracker will this week conduct a live broadcast of the wildebeest migration from Kenya’s Maasai Mara National Park to Serengeti in Tanzania. “The migration is one of nature’s greatest spectacles. The river crossings are the main reasons why thousands of travellers […]

The 25th European Film Festival opens next week on May 12, missing three of its European Union members but adding two new ones. For the first time, Austria, Denmark and Italy are not presenting films at the festival despite the festival’s theme being ‘Integration’. It’s especially unfortunate as Italy’s film ‘Fire at Sea’ won the […]

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The Council of Europe has urged its 47 member states to ban corporal punishment of children. France has just been ticked off by the council for not being sufficiently clear, binding and specific in its new law on corporal punishment. The ruling followed a complaint against France and six other member states. Regina Jensdottir, the […]

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A documentary about a Dutch Christmas tradition which involves white people wearing blackface has revealed what Londoners think of this controversial figure, and has fuelled the debate on a custom that is perceived by many to be unacceptably racist. The film shows two Black Petes wearing blackface, an Afro-wig and golden earrings strolling through a […]

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Africans are in majority people with an Abundance mentality, and Europeans are in majority people with Scarcity mentality. Everything you know about civilization could be explained by these two distinct mindsets. In 2009, I was living in Paris for already 7 years, and I met a young French girl, with an allure you see only […]

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