Marthin Sinaga

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Elections

A Warning From Europe: The Worst Is Yet to Come

Polarization. Conspiracy theories. Attacks on the free press. An obsession with loyalty. Recent events in the United States follow a pattern Europeans know all too well.<p>Editor’s Note: This article is part of a series that attempts to answer the question: Is democracy dying?<p>On December 31, 1999, we …

This Basic Cold Brew Coffee Recipe Will Make Your Mornings SO Much Better

Cold brew coffee is much different than iced coffee. Iced coffee is just hot coffee that’s been brewed strongly and poured over ice (or hot coffee …

Coffee Brewing

Surabaya and the ISIS family

From the beginning, ISIS has been a family affair.

Islamism

Rezim Kopi di Priangan

Para petinggi Kongsi Dagang Hindia Timur (VOC) di Jawa tak pernah menyangka bibit tanaman baru dari India Selatan yang mereka tanam di kebun …

Menyesap Kopi, Menghisap Priangan

tirto.id - Kopi dan kapitalisme punya hubungan akrab sekaligus dilematis. Keduanya punya kesamaan: penyesapan. Kehadiran keduanya ikut serta memicu …

Arsène Wenger: ‘I haven’t emptied my desk and in a way I am still in shock’

In his first major interview since leaving Arsenal the manager discusses his future, not being consulted over his successor and whether Mikel Arteta has the qualities for the job<p>Arsène Wenger is finishing his breakfast in the Paris hotel where he has been coming for years and where the staff would …

Usia Pohon Kopi Ini Sudah Ratusan Tahun dan Masih Berbuah

<b>Laporan Wartawan Tribun Jabar, Arief Permadi</b><p><i>TERSEMBUNYI di kelebatan hutan Gunung Bukit Tunggul di Kecamatan Lembang, pohon kopi berusia ratusan</i> …

Building the next great coffee company from the grounds up

Tony Konecny, cofounder of Tonx Coffee, is back in the mail-order whole-bean coffee business. This time he aims to start in the black.<p>Coffee roaster Tony Konecny, better known by his nickname Tonx, had his first run at a mail-order, subscription-based coffee service play out in a way most people …

Happy Birthday, Karl Marx. You Were Right!

SEOUL, South Korea — On May 5, 1818, in the southern German town of Trier, in the picturesque wine-growing region of the Moselle Valley, Karl Marx was born. At the time Trier was one-tenth the size it is today, with a population of around 12,000. According to one of Marx’s recent biographers, …

Hegel

Was Abraham a Murderer?

According to one of the most famous Biblical stories, God tested Abraham by instructing him offer his son Isaac as a human sacrifice. Abraham obeyed; …

Five innovations Arsène Wenger brought to English football | Paul MacInnes

The retiring Arsenal manager introduced broccoli and massage, beautiful football and signing foreign players<p>That adding broccoli to the menu at Arsenal should have seemed like a revolution perhaps said more about English football than it did about Arsène Wenger. Yet when the Frenchman introduced a …

English Football

Coffee Science: Breaking Down Where Flavor Comes From

There are so many things that contribute towards a coffee’s flavor: the variety, the roast profile, the brew recipe, the processing method… Yet when …

Warisan Stephen Hawking

Pada pertengahan 1990an, saya pernah bertanya kepada seorang teman, mahasiswa PhD Astrofisika yang menamatkan masternya di sebuah universitas ternama …

Why Every Coffee Roaster Should Break The Rules – Sometimes

Do you want to understand coffee roasting in greater detail? Become a more creative roaster? Develop your own personal style? Then it’s time you …

There Is No Shortcut to Sustainable Coffee

I find myself presenting the Neumann Foundation’s long-term sustainability approach to the coffee industry on a regular basis. I want to get …

Stephen Hawking, science's brightest star, dies aged 76

I’m not afraid of death, but I’m in no hurry to die. I have so much I want to do first Stephen Hawking<p>There is no heaven or afterlife for broken-down computers; that is a fairy story for people afraid of the dark Stephen Hawking<p>My goal is simple. It is a complete understanding of the universe, why …

Stephen Hawking

Light Roast vs. Dark Roast Coffee: Which Packs More Health Perks?

Both contain antioxidants and anti-inflammatory properties, but one brew takes the win, says a new study.<p>Coffee fanatics already know that their …

World Coffee Research Expands Coffee Varieties Catalog to Include Africa, New Research

The nonprofit World Coffee Research has expanded its groundbreaking Arabica Coffee Varieties catalog, adding varieties from six African countries, an …

Barista Basics: How to Texture Milk in 14 Steps

Milk texturing is probably the toughest thing to learn as a new barista or trainee. Yes, you’ll encounter harder tasks later on in your coffee …

Micro Roaster? Here’s What Producers Want You to Know

Micro roasters, I know you’re passionate about quality. You care about every lot you source and every batch you roast. You enjoy learning more about …

Love Coffee? Surprise! You Probably Aren't Drinking Enough, According to Science

It turns out there's a perfect amount of coffee to drink, and it's more than you think.<p>Do you start the day with a mug of coffee, followed by a second mug, and then a third around 3 pm to help you make it through the afternoon? And do you sometimes worry that you're consuming too much caffeine and …

Christ the Corbynista: what a New Testament translation can teach us about Jesus’ communist roots

David Bentley Hart points up the many deficiencies of the New International Version and the English Standard Version, which are both unjustly popular.<p>…

Liberalism is the most successful idea of the past 400 years

<b>Why Liberalism Failed.</b> By Patrick Deneen. <i>Yale University Press; 248 pages; $30 and £30.</i><p>OVER the past four centuries liberalism has been so successful …

Culture (UK)

Facebook Says Social Media Isn’t Always Healthy for Democracy

Facebook Inc. acknowledged today that social media can have a negative impact on democracies, and that the company has more work to do in order to …

Jeff Bezos's First Big Charitable Gift Is Diabolically Clever

Amazon founder's donation to TheDream.us carries a big message.<p>As the richest man in the world, and the world's only $100 billionaire, Jeff Bezos' philanthropy (or lack thereof) has come under a lot of scrutiny. This past summer, after <i>The New York Times</i> asked him if he had any philanthropic plans, …

7 Ways to Optimize Your Facebook Marketing Strategy - Small Business Trends

Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) advertising can be overwhelming, especially if you are working on your first campaign. Before you jump in and get started, use …

Want to understand politics in the last 25 years? Look at football

In the early 1990s a few ambitious politicians rejected redistribution for a ‘new capitalism’ based on equal opportunities and the free market. Some people became filthy rich and others turned to grassroots politics. Sound familiar?<p>By Shirsho Dasgupta for In Bed With Maradona, of the Guardian Sport …

How Facebook Ads Are Helping These 2 Retailers Reach New Audiences – Adweek

It’s no secret that Facebook is a great way for retailers to target and reach audiences.<p>In a blog post published today, Facebook details just how …

Can We Talk Seriously About the Obsolescence of Pourovers?

There’s an adage in the publishing world that goes something like: “Any headline that asks a question can be answered by the word ‘no.'” Of course, …