Congratulations to the winners of the German Audiobook Prize 2021 from the end of the universe

© DHP If you move your blog to the end of the universe, it will take a little longer for the news to reach you. Maybe I shouldn’t have done that, because I only found out about the awarding of this year’s audio book prize very late and was only able to dial in to…… Congratulations to the winners of the German Audiobook Prize 2021 from the end of the universe weiterlesen

Neu Nürnberg – a German Dystopia

With the Internet full of theories about a possible impending German dystopia, it is only logical to deal with a real representation of a German dystopia : NeuNürnberg, by Martin Heindel. In his podcast, Luzy Pape, the only independent journalist in the zone, reports on the civil war on German soil. Mit dem Internet voller…… Neu Nürnberg – a German Dystopia weiterlesen

Greetings from George Orwell ?!

Without memory, the people cannot know the past. Without memory, the Party is able to control history. By controlling the past, the Party also controls the present – because its constituents will accept everything the Party says. So that this cannot happen : Ohne Erinnerung wissen die Menschen nichts über die Vergangenheit. Ohne Erinnerung kann die Partei die Geschichte kontrollieren. Durch die…… Greetings from George Orwell ?! weiterlesen

Starry night for only one Earth Hour ?

Right now, at 8:30 p.m., the lights go out all over the world. The whole thing is called Earth Hour and should point to the waste of energy. Yes, I think there is no question that limited resources, and that includes energy, should not be rashly wasted. On the contrary, the fact that it is…… Starry night for only one Earth Hour ? weiterlesen

German Philhellenes in Athens – who is behind the street names? — diablog.eu

March 2021 will mark the 200th anniversary of the Greek uprising against Ottoman rule. Frauke Burian takes up street names in Athens in order to bring us closer to the lesser known Philhellenes who either prepared the path of the uprising or set the course for today’s Hellas. Street names are the memory of a…… German Philhellenes in Athens – who is behind the street names? — diablog.eu weiterlesen