I will be largely away for the next couple of weeks, as tomorrow I start an 11-day trip to Paris and Belgium. I know, life is hard. I await commenters talking about how I can’t legitimately writ
Terrible, awful, no good stuff in Brussels. But for context. Estimated number of deaths in Paris and Brussels attacks combined: 158 Estimated number of deaths due to gun violence in the United States
Remember the Congo.
It’s always useful to remember the true depraved evil of King Leopold II and the horrors of Belgian rule over the Congo, a legacy that goes far to define the lives of the people of central Afric