The recent Florida school shooting has again, tragically, focused minds on gun crime.
What was the most important date in post-war European history? What was the real turning point where a European nation decided on a democratic solution for the whole Continent, its politics, economics and its defence?

Bruxellois at Art Dusseldorf

Monday, 27 November 2017 11:07 Written by
The German Ruhr is a heartland of tangible capitalism in Europe and home of many impressive private art collections.
Have you ever wondered what it must be like trying to get around Brussels, or any other Belgian city, if you are blind or partially sighted? The answer is probably, no.

Cheeze It

Wednesday, 13 September 2017 11:18 Written by
I’ve never used this forum for any other purposes than to inform, shine a light on subjects and entertain. If you don’t agree, stop reading now.

Brexit Letter: Why the sadness?

Tuesday, 04 April 2017 10:26 Written by
“Damage Control” That is the first priority in the EU’s guidelines.

The Minister of What?

Wednesday, 04 January 2017 17:25 Written by
This is the first in a series of articles that look at the Belgian political machinery with suggestions on how best to reform it.To say that Belgium has too many governments, ministers and state secretaries would ordinarily arouse no more controversy than to say fruit and vegetables are good for…

The Administrative Belgian

Thursday, 15 September 2016 18:05 Written by
Brexit, shemexit, enough already! All the Cassandras, the pundits and politicians have chimed in on the fall of Great Britain after its decision to leave the European Union on 23 June.

Labour Pains

Wednesday, 20 July 2016 14:58 Written by
What happens to two-party labour relations when one party goes mad? That is the question that should be posed about the current state of management and labour union relations in Belgium, as strikes litter the landscape, driven by a set of beliefs based on extremism, contempt and fear.


Thursday, 14 July 2016 18:19 Written by
      I generally think of myself as a fashionable person. I am able to put together outfits and most of the time feel comfortable and confident about what I chose. I usually follow the color wheel when picking out clothes and somehow strategically making an outfit out of it.…