There were many times in the life of philanthropist Dr Jan Telensky that he thought he might never be able to return home.
George Orwell’s quote ‘all revolutions are failures’ has often been used on the anniversaries of the Velvet Revolution and the subsequent the fall of the Berlin Wall marking the collapse of the Soviet empire.
List of the important events as they have happened around the world in 1989.
This is by Franklin Orosco who tells of his arrival in Slovakia in 1989…
The story of a young man who died almost two decades before freedom arrived.
In some ways this man was the architect of peace before the gentle revolution… but his death for many leaves unanswered questions
In 1989 on a grey November day, thousands of students gathered in the Czechoslovak capital, Prague, to recognise International Students’ Day.
Consumerwatchfoundation.com editor Leigh G Banks introduces our Slovak writer’s latest amazing healthy eating recipe … Vegetarian and vegan meals are becoming firmly planted in the world’s fast-food industry. Taco Bell is looking at an entire new vegetarian menu, Chipotle has added vegetarian and vegan food to its output while Burger […]
I have never been one to ‘do’ exercise, though acknowledging it is a major part of any health programme. As a child I climbed imaginary mountains, up and down the hollows; I teetered along any flat high wall I came across, struggled to get a foothold on tree branches; I […]
Herbie Shultze is as impressive as a burgher … a beef burger. He lives in Hilden, one of the neat little suburbs on the hilly outskirts of Dusseldorf. No, Herbie is not a caricature and he isn’t employed by the Deutsche tourist board … but he does wear lederhosen, a […]