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Political Systems Are Able to Powerfully Distort Behavior Using the Channels of Peer Pressure and Social Networks: A quick look at corrupt dictatorial socialism, democratic socialism, liberal capitalism… “good” societies… “bad” societies… and my memories of Hungary before 1989… 5,385 more words
When it comes to cities I’ve not visited that I want to visit New York trumps Berlin, but only just. In fact I have visited Berlin, once, sort of – I was on some dodgy semi-independent bus toury thing of Europe, Eurobus I think it was called, in the mid-nineties – independent in that you could choose where you wanted to stay and how long, semi-independent in that you could only go to the cities on the bus route. 600 more words
Es ist der 24 Juni 1964. Schwester Franziska ist zweiunddreißig. Sie steht in der Schlange vor der Grenze der DDR. Es ist der heißeste Tag des Jahres. 1,674 more words
Sister Franziska, ex right. at a Fasching Party in the DDR in the late 1960s.
It’s the 24 June, 1964. Sister Franziska is now thirty two. 1,966 more words