Opinion

Do not take us the food of the soul

This week I fulfilled the request of the Minister of Culture, Graça Fonseca, and went to cultural events to support the sector and, by the way, my right to be happy. Both, a film and a piano concert, took place very early, hours previously unthinkable on weekdays and in the…
Opinion

Drug addiction

João Melo Domestic violence escapes my understanding, whenever I read news on the subject I find myself diving into the fifth dimension. Violent behavior can be a characteristic of character, however I am convinced that the excesses are a matter of education. Before this…
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When going out and kidnapping someone becomes commonplace

Jessica Pequeno, 27, the daughter of a couple who owns a restaurant in Matola, a city on the outskirts of Maputo (Mozambique), left her home as usual last Monday, around 8 am and in a fraction of seconds she was tucked in. of a car by strangers and taken to an uncertain…
Opinion

My Perfect Date

One comes to the realization that the days of romance have long gone when the only thing his wife told her before leaving in the morning is “we’re out of butter.” It throws you right back to the good old times when there was so much to explore both around the town and…
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What is in us is tiredness, above all tiredness

Of Fernando Pessoa’s heteronyms, Álvaro de Campos is my favorite. We all have one. I like its modernity, its British phlegm and its decadent pessimism. And one of the poems I like the most about good old Álvaro is: “What is in me is above all tiredness”. The…
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The difference between F1 and football in Portugal: 100 million

After 24 years, the Formula 1 circus returned this weekend to Portugal, specifically to the Autódromo do Algarve. It was something that Portuguese entities had long dreamed of and achieved. They did it, but contrary to what one would expect, there was more criticism than…
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Temporary Everything

Li Bai, one of the most celebrated poets from China’s golden era, once wrote a short piece for a drinking party. …