Mexico and Spain, two sides of Venezuela’s crisis

AMLO says he will follow the principle of nonintervention and that he will advocate for a peaceful solution; Sanchez indicates that the position of Spain is not to remove and put governments but to guarantee fair elections. The presidents of Mexico, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, and the government of Spain, Pedro Sánchez, showed their differences…

Mexican President rates “Fitch Ratings” as hypocrites

President Andrés Manuel López Obrador described Wednesday as “very hypocritical” the reduction of the rating agency Fitch Ratings on Pemex’s debt. “It is very hypocritical what these organizations do, that they allowed looting, that they endorsed the so-called energy reform, that they knew that foreign investment did not come (to Mexico), that investment in Pemex…

Mexico moves in the opposite direction to world neo-fascism: David Harvey

Harvey pointed out that Mexico is moving in a direction radically opposed to the neo-fascism of many countries in Europe and to the madness that exists in the United States, said the English theorist at the UNAM, in the framework of the conference entitled “What is neoliberalism and how to defeat him?” David Harvey pointed…

Hollywood only uses Yalitza, says academic of the UNAM

Yalitza Aparicio, the protagonist of Rome, has gone from leading a modest life to gain fame worldwide, so many questions whether that is an advance towards diversity or we are facing a product more Hollywood. Since the film of Alfonso Cuarón was released, Yalitza -from a humble family in Oaxaca- is living a dream that…

Un bromance autoritario

Donald Trump es un amigo confiable de déspotas autoritarios , y recientemente encontró un nuevo compañero de cama. El nuevo presidente de Brasil, Jair Bolsonaro , tiene una historia de comentarios escandalosos sobre todo, desde los derechos indígenas y LGBT hasta la democracia en sí misma, que hace que Trump se parezca a un estadista…

Trump, a shoe stone on AMLO’s anti-drug policy

A power factor that the Mexican president, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, will have to deal with in the heterodox strategy he plans to implement to combat violence and drug trafficking is the government headed by President Donald Trump in the United States. Not only because the US president conceives the fight against drugs as a…

Mexico 1968, today’s political legacy

[Politics]: The revocation of the mandate of the executive positions of the entire State must be a new means to resolve political conflicts that frequently occur. The right to choose must be accompanied by the right to revoke mandates

Mexican peso adds 9 weeks with gains, the longest streak in 20 years!

In the last nine weeks, the Mexican currency accumulated an advance of 7.43 per cent, a situation that places it as the best performing among the most globally traded.The second and third positions were for the Japanese yen and the pound sterling, with appreciations of 3.58 and 3.47 per cent, in each case. The main driver of the recovery of the Mexican currency in the day was the weakness of the dollar in the international market, within a context of lack of economic news.

Periodismo y ciudadanos: ¿cómo restaurar un vínculo de confianza?

La desconfianza de los medios de comunicación es casi tan antigua como la historia de la prensa. Ha experimentado muchas fases de tensión, y reciemntemente la crisis de los “chalecos amarillos” es parte de esta larga historia. Pero por primera vez, esta falta de confianza de los ciudadanos frente a la prensa tradicional se multiplica…

Disculpen, pero Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez tiene razón.

El bloguero del Washington Post, Glenn Kessler, ha sufrido lesiones en su ego en los últimos meses debido a su estilo de aficionado apegado a los hechos : el control ha sido burlado por una serie de figuras públicas, principalmente Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. Debido a que el blog de Kessler es principalmente un lugar para que…