Mobility, different languages and cultures, history, landscapes, connection – this and much more means Europe. Pequod likes Europe and its diversity, that’s why it’s trying to create its personal portrait of Europe, thanks to the stories of people of different nationalities that, for different reasons, are a part of the contemporary cosmopolitan Europe. Every week we let a different person’s story speak for itself, no matter what the person does – if he’s a student, a worker, a migrant – or where he comes from.
When it comes to the use of so-called soft drugs, including marijuana and hashish, the first European country to spring to mind is the Netherlands. Well known for its advanced stance towards technology, the high quality of its ..
As women’s activists know only too well, sexual and reproductive rights are often redefined when major social and political changes take place. Poland‘s case is exemplary in this respect: legal and straightforward ..
Once upon a time there were book dealers and people risked conviction for their readings. Imagine the United States during the Twenties – Prohibition, Al Capone and contraband of alcoholic beverages – but what is being passed ..
It was during the afternoon of 16 April 1943 when the young chemist better known as Albert Hofmann, who was working in the pharmaceutical-department of Sandoz, discovered by accident the psychedelic effects of lysergic acid ..