Colours on the fence between United States and Mexico: an ongoing project.


Source: Agence France-Presse via Facebook (12/07/2017).During the last “7 months, around 2,000 persons” would have contributed to paint “the large fence separating the border between United States and Mexico, close to Tijuana (Agence France-Presse via Facebook).  Read the rest of this entry »


Still in Europe or back to United States? An out of time tweet appeared (and vanished) on the account of Donald Trump.


If Twitter has become, also for many politicians, a favourite tool to spread in a rapid, often rather simplistic, way their stances (or slogans), its use – especially when hurried – can produce a little gaffe.

The Italian news agency Adnkronos noticed yesterday that Donald Trump had “started his Sunday proposing an old tweet again”. What did it say? Simply that the President of the United States had just reached “Italy after the fruitful NATO meeting in Brussels”, where he had asked other nations “to pay more” to be “fair to U.S.” (Adnkronos).  Read the rest of this entry »

The U.S. President in Brussels at the end of May, but no date so far to visit the EU Institutions.


A “date for a possible visit to the Institutions of the European Union” by the new “President of the United States” would have not been decided. Not so far, at least.

That’s what the “European Commission”, according to EFE, “pointed out today”.  Read the rest of this entry »

“Chernogirls” and its photos find a new location in the United States.


«From Minsk and Čornobyl» to the «Big Apple». Marc Erwin Babej – photojournalist at «Der Spiegel» – brings his photographic project “Chernogirls” to the United States, «where the models become witnesses of the post-soviet generation» in a «cosmopolitan» context. The shooting’s location is composed by «corners of Brooklyn’s industrial area», New York’s graffiti and Chinatown. Read the rest of this entry »