Romanian Resistance Log #2 – Why the continued protests?

Romanian Resistance Log #2 – Why the continued protests?

have a lot to catch up with you guys, since I have been sick (Sunday was cold!) and could not write a bit more about the situation in Romania. You have probably noticed that the protests in Romania are continuing, at a smaller scale. There are a couple of reasons for the continuation of protest.

Romanian Resistance Log #1 – Conspiracy Theory 101

Romanian Resistance Log #1 – Conspiracy Theory 101

It is not common to start a journal at day 7, but this time I’ll make an exception. I can see that I have been wrong in not doing from day one. What an amateurish mistake for a historian. It was my duty to do so and I can see it in the support coming from my friends from all over the world, and in the continuous resilience of the people getting out in the street to fight for normality.

Politicians and politics today

Politicians and politics today

There is a trend these days, a trend that spreads like wildfire within political circles. Writing a book about a politician. While they’re alive. And, for most of them, even though they have nothing exceptional to say. A boring, self-centred excuse for a politician invites us to read about her absolutely non-inspiring, non-visionary opinions. Just another self-absorbed prick with no charisma, no vision and no leadership whatsoever. Mette Frederiksen, the leader of the Social Democrats is as inspiring as a…

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Revolt

Revolt

I stopped writing about a year ago. That was the moment when I decided that hey! I should probably write more. That obviously did not happen. A year of silence and when I sat back at my laptop and logged into my WordPress account tumbleweeds and stacks of trash were piling onto my account. Somewhat like the historical demolition of Christiania’s hash bazaar, I started deleting hundreds of comments telling me about how I could “capitalise” my blog, or “money-ise”…

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And then a curious thing happened…

And then a curious thing happened…

I’ve been spending my time trying to get myself back to writing for this blog, an activity seemingly forgotten. Somewhere in between my Danish classes and my hours at the café, I felt a longing to do something for myself, by myself. And then a curious thing happened…