Millionen Tonnen Plastikmüll treiben durch die Meere. Nun will die EU den Verbrauch von Einweg-Tüten begrenzen - Irland hat es vorgemacht.
The Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) is a system of subsidies and support programmes for agriculture operated by the European Union. CAP combines direct payments to farmers together with price/market supports. It currently accounts for about 62% of the EU's budget.
Wood engraving depicts English novelist and journalist Daniel Defoe (1660-1731) in a pillary, surrounded by onlookers and soldiers, London, 1703. He served three days in the pilory, followed by time in Newgate Prison, as punishment for publishing a satirical pamphlet that was judged to be seditious libel. Bystanders pelted him with flowers instead of the customary harmful and noxious objects and drank to his health
Symbolic Implications of the Spiral... Mind-altering creative process -Evolution and holistic growth -Letting go, surrender, release -Awareness of the one within the context of the whole -Connectivity and union with deific and cosmic energies -Revolutions of time, stars, planets and the way of natural progress.
Irish Wedding Tradition - English lavender, an ancient symbol of love, loyalty, devotion and even luck is often mixed with the bride’s wedding flowers to help insure a happy and long-lasting union
Ulster, Ireland, 1914. Pro-Unionist poster. Irish Unionists, particularly in the northern province of Ulster, opposed Home Rule (Ireland's independence from Great Britain). Unionism in Ireland is a political ideology that favours the continuation of some form of political union between the islands of Ireland and Great Britain. Since the 1921 partition of Ireland, unionism in Ireland has focused on maintaining and preserving the place of Northern Ireland within the United Kingdom.