Schlagwort-Archiv: Nation

Kulturk(r)ampf.

Every country surely has its own awkward, outdated tradition – where every effort to update it, or to make sure it is offensive to no one, is met with fierce resistance.

Joost de Vries (The Guardian): Black Pete: the scandal we Dutch can’t stay silent about any more

Heidewitzka.

Da die Bundesrepublik kurz nach dem Zweiten Weltkrieg noch keine Nationalhymne hatte, wurde bei einem Besuch Bundeskanzler Konrad Adenauers in Chicago aus Verlegenheit das Kölner Karnevalslied Heidewitzka, Herr Kapitän gespielt.

Wikipedia: Das Lied der Deutschen: Bundesrepublik Deutschland

Buchland.

Bookland is a fictitious country that exists solely in EAN for the purposes of non-geographically cataloguing books in the otherwise geographically keyed EAN coding system.

Wikipedia: Bookland

UN-erkannt.

The world is complicated.

Learning ISO 3166.

Other countries or territories you visited in the last 12 months.(Maximum 200 characters can be entered.)

visa application form of the People's Republic of China

Könischlisch.

Nope, I don't have a comment about this day.

Top Values.

As part of the study material, applicants have to buy a video entitled “Coming to the Netherlands”, which includes images of gay men kissing and topless women lying on the beach. This video was very controversial when it was introduced, because it seemed to be designed to provoke Muslim migrants and because not everybody considers homosexuality and topless sunbathing to be core Dutch values.

Focus-Migration: The Netherlands

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