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
Monday, February 22, 2010
A third Olympic medal for a Dutchspeed skater, this time for IreenWüst, who surprisingly won the women's 1,500 meters event. Four years ago she wongold in the 3,000metersevent, and bronze in the event that she won yesterday. Kol HaKavod! Later today I will try to find some better pictures.