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Photo of man pasted onto wall as if he is hanging between 2 ventilation holes. Hanging on…
Added on the 9th of October, 2021 View photo

Brussels authorities deny toxic air indicated by their own monitoring stations.

Four years ago, Clientearth and several Brussels citizens took the regional government to court over its lack of any air quality improvement plan. In the final hearing this week, all the government's lawyers managed to do to defend themselves was put the quality of their own pollution measurements into question. It's depressing.

On the contrary, rather than admitting that there is a problem and committing to solve it, the Brussels lawyers in court today have gone as far as discrediting the reliability of air quality measurements carried out by the government’s own environmental agency. In doing so, they expose the residents and workers of this city to unacceptable health risks in their day to day lives.
Linked on the 19th of December, 2020 Details
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Added on the 7th of June, 2019 View photo
View from the scaffolding at the top of the palace of justice. Brussels from the Palace of Justice
Added on the 2nd of April, 2018 View photo

Skating through the lockdown

Two weeks after the Paris attacks, Brussels is in lockdown. But at Ursulines skatepark, a multicultural community is thriving.

Published on the 11th of December, 2015 Read full post

craigslist: brussels online community.

Well, what do you know. The legendary Craigslist has expanded all the way to my neck of the woods.

Linked on the 31st of January, 2005 Details