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A very brief history of governance in West Papua

By Drs. J.E Hosio, M.Si. M..Th

Portuguese first came to Papua in 1551. They arrived in Manokwari and built Kenari Tinggi fortress. Their interest on Papua was the result of increased world demand on spices. 208 more words

West Papua

the happiest place on earth?

I spent a lot of time in Europe last year so there is still more to tell but next time we will hit another continent for some variety but, first, more adventures in Amsterdam… 1,120 more words

Travel Stories

The Dutch in Miami

Love the industrial lights.

No, we are not back in Miami. I wish though. This Michigan May weather is not as warm and sunny as usual. 65 more words


Demang Lehman, a Jihadist of Banjarese

By: Mr KalEng

DEMANG Lehman was known as one of brave and valiant leaders during the Banjar War.

Demang Lehman dikenal sebagai satu diantara sejumlah pemimpin pemberani semasa perang Banjar. 767 more words

South Kalimantan

The Dutch, NYC (food-ah reviews)

Amidst the cast-iron buildings, budding galleries, and plethora of trendy nail salons and clothing stores, there is a palatable world to discover just south of Houston…SoHo, bitches. 315 more words


It’s Gotten So Bad in Europe, Even Eurocrats Begin to Worry, by Don Quijones

SLL has written that, “Europe is Toast.” Now it appears that a good chunk of Europe’s population is coming to the same conclusion. From Don Quijones at wolfstreeet.com: 426 more words


Dutch in 'unchartered waters' over EU-Ukraine 'No' vote


© ANP/AFP | Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte at The Hague on April 8, 2016

THE HAGUE (AFP) – The Dutch government is in “uncharted waters” after voters rejected an EU deal with Ukraine in a non-binding poll, leaving its leaders to decide what to do next, Prime Minister Mark Rutte said Friday. 322 more words