November, 2015

 

‘WHY WAR’, the translation of a curious article by Vladimir Antonets

WHY WAR? “In order to provide the seven billion inhabitants of the earth with the same conditions of life as an average American has, we will need the resources of five Earths” (E. von Weizsacker). That’s the answer! Or at least the major portion of the answer. In the United States and the European Union (EU), where the average consumption is about of the same level, lives a little more than 800 million people, it is 11% of the Earth’s population. If we agree with Weizsacker’s theory, together they consumeRead More


Afterthoughts: the book ‘SISTER BROTHER: Gertrude and Leo Stein’

A brother and a sister. Leo and Gertrude Stein. Both of them were very well educated, both have read thousands of books, travelled around the world, both were raised by the same parents, both met hundreds of talented people and both dreamt of becoming an Artist… Moreover, both of them didn’t lack thoughts, nor words. They always had WHAT to say, But!           only one of them developed the unique way of HOW to say a thing. Only Gertrude managed to develop the power of expressionRead More