Tag: amsterdam

February 4, 2008 / Video

In an era where most people get their books from a superstore or a .com, it might seem like libraries are behind the times and forgotten. But here in Amsterdam, the largest public library in Europe was opened last summer… and is quite something to…

December 27, 2007 / Text

24 Hours in Amsterdam has not allowed me to prepare a podcast. Mostly it involves unpacking, repacking, cleaning, and preparing my equipment for the 24C3 in Berlin. If you have not yet seen the documentation video from last years Chaos Communication Congress, here is the…

August 20, 2007 / Text

A friend of mine, the man who introduced me to ulimate frisbee, started the first ever league in Liberia. Years later he would introduce the sport in Trinidad and last I heard he was in Madagascar surely throwing disc with the local population. Over the…

July 9, 2007 / Audio

After studying, working, and living in the Netherlands for 5, 10 or even 20 years, people are being deported on technicalities and bureaucratic errors. Faced with the choice of fighting or leaving the life they’ve built, many people are finding that there is no fair…