Lorenzo & his humble friends

The fool doth think he is wise, but the wise man knows himself to be a fool

The closer, the better

Political scientists believe the closer you are to a region’s capital, the more local administrations and citizens respect the region’s laws.

That’s not the case for Europe’s capital. Brussels is one among thousands of towns that are breaching EU rules on how to treat waste water. The same can be said for construction sites and people working in very precarious conditions to renovate and clean the European buildings.

EU facts

In these days I will try to take advantage of being in Bruxelles to comment very briefly on weird/interesting/curious things going on here. I have created a new category for that, which is provisionally called EU Facts.