Monthly Archives: May 2012

Bruce Springsteen lashes bankers during Berlin concert

Bruce Springsteen has touched on a nerve of widespread discontent with financiers and bankers while performing a concert in Berlin. Springsteen played to a sold-out crowd at Berlin’s Olympiastadion, singing from his album Wrecking Ball and speaking about tough economic times … Continue reading

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Les complots du Vatican

Après l’arrestation du majordome du pape et la démission du «banquier» du Vatican, la thèse d’un complot destiné à déstabiliser l’entourage le plus proche de Benoît XVI l’emporte. Sous ses dentelles et ses ors, le palais du Vatican est à … Continue reading

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Jeff Tweedy: “Lo más importante es estar inspirado para crear algo”

Jeff Tweedy lidera uno de los grupos con mayor trascendencia del panorama de la música popular actual. Esa es la condición que ha alcanzado el grupoWilco, una banda clave en la consagración del country-rock como una de las estilísticas más en … Continue reading

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Europe isn’t working – how can we solve the unemployment problem?

Four months ago, the Guardian teamed up with five other papers from the largest EU countries to investigate the European predicament and seek to tease out solutions. We asked what the EU was for, what it did well, and where it was … Continue reading

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Henri Lopes: Le «mentir-vrai» du romancier relève du grand art

Le Congolais Henri Lopes a publié en début d’année son huitième roman intitulé Une enfant de Poto-Poto. Ce nouveau roman sous la plume d’un des maîtres incontestés de la fiction africaine contemporaine se lit d’une seule traite. Conteur hors pair, Lopes raconte … Continue reading

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A la orden, señor Bruselas

Es Bruselas un nido de delincuentes variados, forajidos en varios idiomas, cuatreros sin ley, asesinos de viejecitas, usureros sin conciencia y pederastas confesos. Hoy lo han descubierto nuestros chicos, que ha debido ser el día que alguien ha escrito en el post-it … Continue reading

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Exit Kofi Annan – with Syria still massacring its people and Russia still blocking international action

Kofi Annan flew out of Damascus yesterday amid news of fresh atrocities on the ground and as the Syrian opposition accused Russia of encouraging the regime to commit “savage crimes” against its people after Moscow ruled out supporting any new … Continue reading

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