The Hunting of Billie Holiday Opening Pandora's Box

Institutional madness: how government agency fighting for survival singles out one woman, not because she is a drugs user, but because of the colour of her skin. A very painful story how horribly she was treated leading to her death. Today Politico magazine published an adapted excerpt from Johann Hari’s book: “Chasing The Scream: The […]

A malign map

A few years ago Taschen reprinted Blaeu’s Atlas Maior. I love maps, so I had to buy it. Another favourite of mine are quirky maps. But you have to be careful. Just as there are lies, damned lies and statistics, the same thing goes for maps, especially when bad science meets horrible journalism and before […]