That’s either the most brilliant, inspired thing to be doing or it’s a pact with the devil. We don’t know at the moment. At the moment, I think we have to be in the phase of experimenting with everything. If it doesn’t work out, it doesn’t work out. Alan Rusbridger, outgoing editor of the Guardian about the paper’s new publishing deal with Facebook.
My father was born in Porto, my mother grew up in Helsinki. I live in Amsterdam. I´m 56 years old.
Euroskeptics don’t annoy me because they are wrong, they annoy me because sometimes they are right.
EU-Commission First Vice President Frans Timmermans
The European Parliament voted on a resolution that condemns Bangladesh’s government for not taking any actions two years after the collapse of the Rana Plaza building, where 1,100 people were killed. Danish MEP Christel Schaldemose points out some hypocrisy on the issue closer to home. The Parliamentarium, a Brussels museum-visitor center run by the parliament, is selling “Made in the EU” shirts that are in fact made in Bangladesh. (http://www.politico.eu)
Europe will not accept genetically modified foods. It doesn’t make any difference in the final analysis what Brussels does, what Washington does, or what the World Trade Organization does. Jeremy Rifkin
Was kann man von einem Versprechen erwarten? Im gesellschaftlichen öffentlichen Leben traut man ihm nicht.