Observations, articles, opinions etc. in Dutch and English. The author, Bert de Bruin (Yonathan Dror Bar-On), is a Dutch-Jewish historian, who has specialized in modern Jewish history and in the history of the Middle East, and who in 1995 emigrated from the Netherlands to Israel. He wrote one book (2008), and edited another (2011), both in Dutch. For feedback please post a comment, or send this blog's author an email: (hisdutchname)atyahoodotcom
Wednesday, May 16, 2007
Today Nicolas Sarcozy became the sixth ( or seventh, if one includes Alain Poher, who served twice as an interim president ) president of the Fifth Republic. Here are two relevant, recent cartoons by Tom Janssen.
( De vakbonden = The unions, "De volgende!.." = "Next!.." )