The American Friend | Opinion

Thomas Kuhn (1922-1996) was an American physicist, historian and philosopher of science whose book published in 1962, The structure of scientific revolutions, had a profound influence in academic circles. For Kuhn (1962), the development of science is not linear. In the periods the author calls normal science, a specific scientific point of view, theory or … Read more

US sent missiles to Ukraine, struggling to replenish stockpiles

The sector cannot meet the increased demand for arms due to the war in Ukraine. Missing missiles, but also tanks The war in Ukraine was marked by a recurring request from Volodomyr Zelensky (among others) to Western countries: send us weapons. But, at this stage, Western countries could find themselves without weapons, in this case, … Read more

Ukrainian newspaper: almost a child prodigy – Culture

My student I. replied by e-mail to my question concerning the final version of the bachelor’s thesis. I have to read the message twice to make sure I fully understand what he writes. “I’m still working on it today and tomorrow to finish the text, but tomorrow evening I’m going to kyiv and I want … Read more

‘It’s not saving, it’s destroying’: Ukrainian MMA champion recounts the horrors of war

CNN EXCLUSIVE. Mixed martial arts champion Yaroslav Amosov brought his family out of Ukraine and stayed to fight. Now tell us what you saw. And lived. As he strolls through the streets of his hometown of Irpin, about 20 kilometers west of the Ukrainian capital Kyiv, the MMA fighter [acrónimo de Mixed Martial Arts, artes … Read more

State Budget 2022 by 10 points. This is what you really need to know (and it’s going to ruin your pocket)

The first budget presented by Fernando Medina recovers the priorities of the socialist executive which ended up failing in Parliament in October and introduces novelties which will directly affect your pocket. – Scrambled with the IRS: the splitting of two income tax brackets is confirmed, from seven to nine, to increase the income of middle-class … Read more

For Sousa Tavares, “Russia skates in Ukraine”. And that says a lot about a war that “the West has an interest in continuing”

Returning to TVI in the role of commentator, Miguel Sousa Tavares pointed the finger at NATO in the conflict. Paulo Portas also commented on the current situation, saying that the delivery of weapons to kyiv “is not an incentive for peace”. Russia celebrated Victory Day on Monday, which marks the victory of the then Soviet … Read more

No, it did not start on February 24

“A standard of killings of unarmed civilians continued in a large number of villages after the end of the bombardments. (…) In the village of Charebi, for example, two different testimonies maintain that a group of “Ossetians” [provenientes da Ossétia do Sul, região da Geórgia], soldiers and civilians, killed two villagers in their homes. (…) … Read more

Studentenwerk: Bafög for Ukrainian students in Germany?

According to the Deutsches Studentenwerk (DSW), support for students who have fled Ukraine needs to be increased. If necessary, you will have to obtain Bafög in an unbureaucratic way, said Matthias Anbuhl, DSW general secretary of the German press agency. “The German education and science system must prepare very quickly for the integration of many … Read more

25 Young Women Raped In Basement By Russian Soldiers, 9 Got Pregnant: ‘It Will Happen To All Nazi Prostitutes’

The BBC reveals the story of this basement but not only – the reports are disturbing. “The Russian soldiers told them that they would rape them to the point that they would not want any contact with another man and thus prevent them from having Ukrainian children.” Another documented phrase uttered by Russian soldiers: “This … Read more

The war in Ukraine exacerbates the shortage of road freight transport professionals in Europe – Companies

Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has exacerbated the problem of a shortage of professional drivers in the European road transport market, adding more than 166,000 vacancies to the estimated 380,000 to 425,000 at the end of 2021. The 166,000 new vacancies were filled by truckers from Ukraine, Belarus and Russia working in Europe who may have … Read more