The economic crisis is running throughout Europe. In Belgium, a growing part of the population demands a direct democracy and wonders about the opportunity of integrating a Swiss-like direct-democracy system.
LE BONHEUR BRUT
LeSoir.be proposes a discussion around the concept of GDP (Gross Domestic Product), the dogma of growth and the movements rising up against it - among which the Objectors to Growth (Objecteurs de Croissance, or mpOC). New, alternative wealth indicators are reviewed.
NOTRE-DAME DU NET
The Bernardines de Saint-André-lez-Lille (F) are cloistered nuns and they are connected to the web. Why? How?