Tag Archives: politics

  1. Greta Thunberg – a hero of our generation?

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    December 15, 2019 by Cláudia

    Being chosen as the person of the year by TIME magazine was just the consolidation of Greta Thunberg as an …
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  2. Forget shorter showers – seriously

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    July 5, 2019 by Cláudia

    About two years ago, my objective was to turn my life as eco-friendly as possible – avoiding plastic, eating plant-based, …
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  3. 2019 – Time to get our act together.

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    February 7, 2019 by Cláudia

    Last week I went to an event called La Nuit des Idées (The night of ideas) hoping to hear some …
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  4. Jair Bolsonaro isn’t the new Trump – it’s much worse. 2018 Brazilian elections and the normalization of violence.

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    October 28, 2018 by Cláudia

    Two years after Trump’s presidential victory, the political situation in Brazil cannot help but leave a feeling of deja-vu. Lunatic …
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  5. Review: 1984, George Orwell

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    September 26, 2017 by Cláudia

    1984 is without a doubt the most compelling book I have ever read – it kept me engaged right until the …
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  6. Why Should I Care? – 4: Politics (and voting!)

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    July 20, 2017 by Cláudia

    All around the world, everyone constantly vocalises discontent with their Government (and many times, rightfully!), however, the percentage of people …
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  7. Why should I care? – Introduction

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    June 22, 2017 by Cláudia

    With this post, I will inaugurate something a little bit different than what I have been doing with this blog. …
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  8. I am democratic so I forbid you from saying anything undemocratic.

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    March 17, 2017 by Cláudia

    Democracy is an ambivalent concept with unclear delimitations. Where do we draw the line? The answer is not obvious and …
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  9. Is There a Formula for Happiness? – A Small Experiment

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    October 1, 2016 by Cláudia

    Happiness is hard to understand: sometimes something bad happens but you still feel happy and sometimes you’re unhappy with no …
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