Month: August 2012

The Red Swastika Society

This last month Madonna’s latest international concert tour has made headlines around the world, but not for the reason you might normally think. Apparently, at one point in the show, an image projected as part of a background video montage is the face of French politician Marine Le Pen, with […]

Time Travel in Istanbul

En-route from Singapore to Poland this last week, I found myself with twelve hours in transit in Istanbul. Ordinarily a long layover like this would be a complete pain, but in this case it was good news, largely because I love Istanbul. The city of Istanbul is one of […]