Bart Drenth

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Buses & bikes replace traffic lanes, freeing up room (& budget) for better things. Re-prioritize. V/@urbanthoughts11 https://t.co/jtKMd9wFn2

Fake news sharing in US is a rightwing thing, says study

University of Oxford project finds Trump supporters consume largest volume of ‘junk news’ on Facebook and Twitter<p>Low-quality, extremist, sensationalist and conspiratorial news published in the US was overwhelmingly consumed and shared by rightwing social network users, according to a new study from …

Donald Trump

Constructief Beeldenstormen: lessen uit de zestiende eeuw

<b>De verplaatsing van één beeld in het Mauritshuis veroorzaakte een rits verwijzingen naar de Beeldenstorm, die in de zomer van 1566 honderden kerken</b> …

10 Things the Dutch Introduced to NYC and America from Bowling to Santa Claus to Democracy

In 1609 when Henry Hudson sailed up the river that would eventually bear his name, he did so under the Dutch flag. Unlike his English brethren …

Ten years in, nobody has come up with a use for blockchain

<i>Everyone says the blockchain, the technology underpinning cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin, is going to change EVERYTHING. And yet, after years of</i> …

Cord cutting isn't just for Millennials — even 50-somethings want their internet TV

Cord cutting has long been linked to Millennials— but maybe not for much longer. For years, many in that age group have forsaken traditional broadcast and cable TV in favor of watching shows streamed from the internet. Now that activity is catching on with Millennials' elders.<p>As we can see in this …

Televisions

The internet is broken

We like to picture the internet as a set of pipes along which information flows. But a better metaphor would be to see it as an enormously …

The True Operating Costs Between Bus and Light Rail

Bus vs. Light Rail: Which Is Cheaper to Operate?<p>One of the never ending arguments in the battle between bus (especially bus rapid transit) and light …

The number of words a child hears before the age of five helps determine their future https://t.co/yW4rEgnAjF

Stone Residence in Urbino, Italy

Architects Alice Gardini and Nicola Gibertini of Rimini, Italy-based GGA Gardini Gibertini Architetti have created an elegant single-family home that …

De ontmaskering van een Russische troll, nonsens over de Bondsdag en hoe Trump écht koikarpers voerde

<b>FACTORY maakt wekelijks een overzicht van alle relevante ontwikkelingen op het gebied van factchecking. Met deze keer aandacht voor factcheckers die</b> …

Van knecht tot voer voor discussie. Zie zelf hoe Zwarte Piet al anderhalve eeuw van uiterlijk verandert. #Piet #Sinterklaas https://t.co/nFLscGwm7M

Don’t Nudge Me: The Limits of Behavioral Economics in Medicine

Whenever I talk to physicians about outcomes that are worse than you’d expect, they are quick to point out that noncompliance — when a patient does not follow a course of treatment — is a major problem.<p>Sometimes prescriptions aren’t filled. Other times they are, but patients don’t take the drugs as …

Richard Thaler

De publieke omroep is te redden. (Waarom voetbal naar de commerciëlen moet)

Erwin Gaur schrijft:Ons publieke omroepstelsel is uniek in de wereld. Dat is helaas niet iets om bijzonder trots op te zijn. Het bestel en de …

Cities and Suburbs Are Becoming Pretty Similar

Something is lost as big-box stores move into urban areas and cultural centers are squeezed out.<p>A few decades ago the choice for most people was pretty simple: either the city or the suburbs. The city was exciting but a little dangerous. The suburbs were comfortable but bland. These days our …

Urban Design

How imperialism still stops Britain from grasping how it looks to the world

<b>Backing Britain: the 1968 campaign. ©CLIVE MCLEAN/REX/SHUTTERSTOCK</b>While international editor of the <i>Guardian</i>, Anthony Hartley visited Amsterdam in …

United Kingdom

Just so everyone's clear about the "patriotic tradition" we're talking about. It started in 2009 as a marketing effort. #TakeAKnee https://t.co/KdHQcYE8kf

Ze moesten Nederland veiliger maken, maar bouwden vooral luchtkastelen

Graphics: Leon de Korte (redactioneel ontwerper bij De Correspondent)<p>Het is 28 februari 2013. Op deze koude, druilerige dag komen negen heren en één …

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Terugblik Paradisodebat 2017

<b>Wie zit er op De Stoel van de Toekomst?</b><p><i>Pak de stoel, investeer in de sector en verzamel verhalen – Tekst: Sandra Jongenelen</i><p>De grote onderwerpen die …

🇳🇱&🇩🇰studies: bikes = business ≠cars which also makes intuitive sense. Question that remains: How did auto lobby do it?! pic @bikeyface https://t.co/2oYa8Vmmph

'Cultural Marxism': a uniting theory for rightwingers who love to play the victim

The culture war that so defines current debates between the left and right sides of politics has its history in the barmy theory of ‘cultural Marxism’<p>What do the Australian’s columnist Nick Cater, video game hate group #Gamergate, Norwegian mass shooter Anders Breivik and random blokes on YouTube …

The psychology of the new Times Square. https://t.co/tPWuNoZ5ZW

Silicon Valley's liberal bubble has burst, and the culture war has arrived

As a New Yorker, I had the feeling I was jumping into a living cartoon, a culture more like HBO's "Silicon Valley" than anything steeped in reality.<p>I was right. My main takeaway after my stint out west: The citizens of Silicon Valley are not like the rest of us. They're totally happy living in a …

Silicon Valley

Conservatieve kritiek op stuurloze westerse cultuur

De westerse cultuur verkeert in een diepe crisis. Er is sprake van innerlijke leegte, manipulatie door een van het volk vervreemde elite, oprukkende …

Cookies op Trouw

Trouw.nl gebruikt cookies en vergelijkbare technologieën ("cookies") onder andere om u een optimale gebruikerservaring te bieden.<p>Ook kunnen we …

Critic's Notebook: At TCA Summer Press Tour, Fear of Failure With a Dash of Denial

The consensus after a week of the TCA summer press tour is that big changes are coming, but cable channels (and streamers) all seem to think the …

Over occidentofobie: haat tegen westerse cultuur | ThePostOnline

In een vorig TPO-stukje (<i>Racificatie als maatschappelijke kwaal</i>) heb ik het gehad over ‘racificatie’: het tot een rassenkwestie maken van iets dat …

This chart shows how drastically young Americans are cutting traditional TV from their lives

It's no secret that cable companies are struggling as Americans cut the cord and make the jump from TV subscriptions to online streaming services like Netflix and Hulu. As this chart from Statista shows, Americans between 18 and 24 years old are among the biggest cord cutters. The group has cut …

Televisions