Police also confiscated files containing reports of pedophile offences by members of the clergy, that had been submitted to an investigation committee which was established within the church to deal with pedophilia cases. The new archbishop Mgr. His predecessor, the liberal Cardinal Danneels, who was very popular with the press in Belgium and abroad, was Archbishop of Mechelen-Brussels and Primate of Belgium from until
Brussels AFP - Comics are serious business in the land of of Tintin and The Smurfs, and nowhere more so than in Europe's biggest and oldest museum dedicated to the art form as the venue celebrates its 25th birthday. Enter the Belgium Comic Strip Centre and you pass a giant model of the red and white moon rocket used by the ginger-quiffed boy detective, along with other life-size replicas from other famed comics. Located in a stunning Art Nouveau warehouse in central Brussels, it's clear that here comics, graphic novels, bandes desinees, call them what you will, are more high art than popular culture.
The series was one of the most popular European comics of the 20th century. The success of the series saw the serialised strips published in Belgium's leading newspaper Le Soir The Evening and spun into a successful Tintin magazine. The series is set during a largely realistic  20th century.
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The tourist board, Visit Flanders, points out that its Facebook postings with images containing artistic nudity are often removed by the company when they try to promote them. Belgian museums are saying this is making it difficult for them to attract visitors to its locations. In addition to the letter, Visit Flanders has uploaded a satirical video dragging Facebook for its anti-artistic nudity policies.
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Belgium's comic-book hero is about to hit the big screen in a Steven Spielberg-directed film, but for fans of the boy reporter the story begins here Would Tintin have travelled by Eurostar? And as I arrived at Brussels Midi station, I might just as well have been transported into the early frames of a Tintin adventure: a bustle of waiting people in the background; passengers disembarking; views of the city beyond; a man in a trenchcoat peering over a copy of Le Soir. Tintin, perhaps Belgium's most famous son, is celebrated from the moment you step off the train.
The little girls sat in a corner giggling hysterically over a comic book. Not an unusual sight, until I saw the comic book in question. Seeing me notice them, they offered to show me what was so funny.
The text was fitted in below the balloonless pictures in order to facilitate reading aloud by adults. In the juvenile market the outstanding British successes in the s were Dandy begunwith characters Desperate Dan and Keyhole Kate being perennial favourites, and the aforementioned The Beanoboth of which offered innocent fun for younger children. For older children there was The Eagle —69with Dan Dare begun ; strip killed and relaunched a number of times, last in by Frank Hampson and the Rev.