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22 years ago, on this day, the Metro Centrum was inaugurated.

The Metro Centrum was inaugurated on May 26th, 1998, then the metro was 12.5 km long with 12 stations. 3 years earlier, on April 7th, 1995 at 12:21 was inaugurated the Metro of Warsaw at Wilanowksa Station. 421 more words


Tsai Ing-wen begins second term, new cabinet lacks women

Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen begins her second term today after winning re-election with the highest number of votes ever received in January. Vice-President William Lai… 476 more words


Protesters still going on about President Tsai's doctorate (sigh) on her 2nd inauguration

People protesting on the morning of President Tsai’s 2nd inauguration. The sign has the not-so-catchy slogan you’d expect from someone who still doesn’t believe that Tsai has a doctorate:「妳有沒有羞恥心 當總統 沒有博士 真騙子」 ‘Don’t you have any shame? 59 more words


Trustees and Management Board Inaugurated for the Owu Empowerment Foundation

Prince (Dr) Chief Bolu Akin-Olugbade, the Ààrẹ Ọ́na Kakanfo of Owu Kingdom, and Chairman of Owu Empowerment Foundation Board.

In an unusual and unprecedented ceremony, which is however in line with dictates of the prevailing times, the Owu Empowerment Foundation officially inaugurated its Boards of Management and Trustees on Monday, 18th of May, 2020. 644 more words


How I met Philip Carr Gomm

I first met Philip in 2004. I had seen him before at lectures or festivals in the Netherlands, but we never spoke. So many people seemed to want his attention, and I understood why from the start. 718 more words


GUESTBOOK: "One Today" (a poem by Richard Blanco, delivered at Barack Obama's second inauguration)


One sun rose on us today, kindled over our shores,
peeking over the Smokies, greeting the faces
of the Great Lakes, spreading a simple truth… 564 more words