Gegenwartslyrik: Blüte in der Nische

Die junge deutsche Dichtung hat viele Talente. In der Literaturszene bekommen die Autoren zwar viel Anerkennung, im Buchhandel hat Lyrik jedoch nur selten Erfolg.<br />  more more


Suffer, fight, become a saint

Wednesday 13 June, 2007

The more I suffer, the better it is, thought Lidwina of Schiedam (1380 - 1433). She remained bedridden for forty years after an accident, and was subsequently canonised. There are more similarities than differences between this Roman Catholic saint and the modern radical Muslimas of the Hofstad Network, says Dutch sociologist Jolande Withuis. An essay on the potential threat of terrorism from young Dutch Muslimas.
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