Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has accused the European Parliament of being unfair with regards to history. The MEPs demonstrated “religious and cultural fanaticism,” the Turkish government said.
via Turkey accuses EU of ′religious fanaticism′ in Armenia genocide resolution | News | DW.DE | 16.04.2015.
Hundreds of thousands of people have reported sides hurting because they could not stop laughing at President Erdogan’s latest attempt to be taken seriously.
It’s a big year for Björk. Last month New York’s MoMA launched a retrospective of the Icelandic multi-hyphenate’s career, in June she will resume her Vulnicura world tour, and in November she turns 50. It seems like just yesterday we were ruing the breakup of her band, the Sugarcubes, and emulating her head of hair knots. We consider ourselves pretty well-versed in all things Björk, but here are a few tidbits even we were surprised to learn, not least of which is that we’ve been pronouncing her name incorrectly for more than two decades.
via 6 Things You Don’t Know About Björk | Dame Magazine.
The present is not what is used to be – gentrification drives radicals to the north and divides them.