There was Ian on Thursday evening with a bottle of wine, olives and a cheese platter to share with the volunteers he hoped would turn up to help him on the fields. 18 more words
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Warning: most of this blog is me nerding out about how neat Planet Earth is.
A few weeks ago at a market in Sydney, I had a heart-to-heart conversation with a vendor at one of the booths about the Great Barrier Reef and the implications of climate change on humanity. 636 more words
Does the West make sense without the East?
This subtitle paraphrases Marci Shore’s reflections on Tony Judt in the context of Maidan and could serve as a fitting summary to the way the Ukraine conflict is mainly framed in terms of its impact on West-Russia relations and the way Ukraine, or rather Ukrainians, and their agency, gets lost in the discussion. 1,579 more words