Monthly Archives: January 2014

kaffeklatsch and coffee culture

kaffeklatsch is a part of austrian culture. what is today known as a simple getting together, usually associated with women and a lot of superficial girls talk, was once the crown jewel and heart of austrian intellectual culture. then, it … Continue reading

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democracy is not a pumpkin

in one of my democracy classes at university, the professor put my fellow students and me in front of a very odd question: imagine a pumpkin. you are three people in every group and pretend that everybody wants the pumpkin … Continue reading

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