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Ditch the King. Hire an Actor.

Messagepar Zungo » 29 Avr 2013 14:47

Ditch the King. Hire an Actor.

On April 30, 1980, Queen Juliana of the Netherlands was succeeded by her daughter Beatrix. That day was marked by violent rioting in Amsterdam. Under the motto “Geen woning, geen kroning” (No roof over our heads, no crown on yours), squatters and anarchists railed against the new queen’s coronation and the country’s housing crisis. (...)

Read the full article on The New York Times

By Arnon Grunberg. Published: April 28, 2013
Arnon Grunberg, a novelist, is the author of “The Jewish Messiah” and “Tirza.” This essay was translated by Sam Garrett from the Dutch.
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