Monthly Archives: March 2012

China’s Elite 1%

You may have guessed by now from my blogs and the earlier ones on http://BroodjeJaap.wordpress.com/  , that my hobby is to discern patterns by combining info from very different sources. Such a pattern appeared when I read the following messages about rather … Continue reading

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Control versus Innovation

The sci-fi book “FREEDOM TM – everything is under Control, everything”- by Daniel Suarez is rather spooky in the sense that what he described in 2010 is… happening NOW. Yes, it is a thrilling adventure full of sex and violence … Continue reading

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Parti Pirate de Tunesie (PPT) is now a legal political party

The “Parti Pirate” of Tunesia has been declared legal by the interim President, after more than 12 years of underground acivism. This party of bloggers  and other online activist aim to get guarantees for freedom of expression in all media, … Continue reading

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People Power

Polish parliament opposition against ACTA The Kremlin is not amused. Before, during and after the recent elections the Russian government has had to face stiff opposition from the population, who use social media to make their views public and discuss … Continue reading

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The CONNECTIVIST is my new weblog

Welcome, this is my new weblog. The “BroodjeJaap” blogs (http://BroodjeJaap.wordpress.com/  )  started recently were very well read and recieved. But the name, a variant on Broodje Aap, which means “Urban Myths” in the Dutch language, did not translate into something … Continue reading

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