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How afraid Jaffe Vink himself for the future?

Zwart Wit (Black White)

Episode 20: Jaffe Vink

First aired: Tuesday, 13 January 2015 at 17.00 hours

How afraid Jaffe Vink himself for the future?

Writer and philosopher Jaffe Vink is a son of a timber merchant from Groningen Vink : "The best pilot who was with the machines, the huge circular which could split trees and also thumping sample boards. This company , with it smell of wood and diesel was dear to me.

Still, Jaffe Vink chose for the big city , and wrote the book" Who 's afraid of progress. " Jaffe stands in the gap and fights against the destruction that the world wants us to foist environment . He is an optimist and believes that we live in an amazing time. Vink: ' Our ancestors believed that progress would deliver them from the bitter poverty and toil . And yet we can not believe that it goes so well with us and the world. We are afraid, thinking that it is not good and that is entirely unjustified.

An optimist at the beginning of 2015 .

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About this program:

A good conversation in Zwart Wit. Interesting, controversial and fascinating.

Jan van Friesland has a long TV career and therefore extensive experience in the world of television. His career began for him in 1981 with Koos Postema. In the past 30 years he worked among others on programs such as Klasgenoten, Jongbloed en Joosten, Sonja, Achter het Nieuws, Buitenhof, Van Dis and NOS Journaal.

All the guests of the program Zwart Wit have their own story. A story has always two sides. In Zwart Wit these different sides are going to be discussed.