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Lokale besturen dragen lasten voor natuurbranden

Met de komst van de lente ontwaakt ook het seizoen van natuurbranden. België werd dertien jaar geleden geconfronteerd met...

De Belgiëroute: hoe de Nederlandse vee-industrie gewonde en zieke dieren in onze slachthuizen dumpt

Hoewel Nederland al jaren pogingen onderneemt om niet-transportwaardig vee binnen de landsgrenzen te houden, vinden gewonde en zieke dieren...

De België-route: Vlaanderen als afvoerputje van Nederlands wrak vee

Europese wetgeving verbiedt lidstaten om ziek of gewond vee te vervoeren, ook over de landsgrenzen heen. Toch dumpt de...

The Belgian art of cartoons – How Belgian comic strip may have inspired the most notorious hijacker in the US

Dan Cooper is a Belgian-French comic strip series created by Albert Weinberg about a fictional Canadian military pilot and...

The Belgian Comic Strip Center: An archive of a rich comic strip history

Belgium has a rich comic strip history. So it’s not surprising that Brussels was the first city in the...

The Belgian art of cartoons – How Tintin, a young journalist with a distinctive hairstyle, made it to Hollywood

A hero who, 100 years after his debut, is as popular as ever: Tintin, with his faithful dog, Snowy....

The Belgian art of cartoons ​ – From ‘Mannekesblad’ to comic albums

When you think of comic strips, you tend to think of Belgium. After all, the country has long played...

The Belgian art of cartoons – The Smurfs: the blue dwarves who took the world by storm

The Smurfs: if you didn’t grow up with them, there’s a good chance your children did. Although these blue...

Getting to know Belgian politics: the traditional pillars versus left and right (2)

In 2024, Belgium faces some essential milestones. Not only will it hold the presidency of the European Union, but...

Getting to know Belgian politics: the traditional pillars versus left and right (1)

Belgium is a federal state characterised by different political landscapes in its regions. While Flanders is predominantly right-wing, Wallonia...

Annick Hus

Journalist - Researcher - Schrijver