Bernie Sanders vs Donald Trump

Norway is far away, but Bernie could bring that peace of Norwegian woods that melt the best of the theory of the state and open market societies. Donald Trump thinks that the problem of everything is “Billionairing”. Fortunately, Economic thought in the XX century develops a remarkable experience of dictatorship ways, when the Communist Party…

The end of the Aztec Empire

Finally, the last day arrived, the ce coatl of the twenty Tlaxochimaco of the year yei Calli of the Mexica, and Tuesday, August 13, 1521, the day of St. Hippolyte of the Spaniards. Seventy-five days of the siege were completed there, although the Mexica manuscripts count eighty, no doubt because they also include those that…

Bertolt Brecht révolutionnaire !

Bertolt Brecht était l’un des dramaturges, poètes et penseurs les plus importants du XXe siècle. Marxiste peu orthodoxe qui cherchait de nouvelles façons de rapprocher l’art et la politique, il a souvent été considéré de son vivant comme une épine dans le pied des théoriciens communistes plus traditionnels et des décideurs politiques culturels, mais aussi…

The scourge of the world: West’s cultural supremacism

Hundreds of wars and armed conflicts take place every day, in different parts of the global geography, both to maintain the status and modus vivendi of the great urban centres of the West and to exterminate populations that are dispensable for the economic dynamics of modern capitalism. And yet, the drama that is constructed as…

Mexican Police rescue 107 Central American migrants near “The Wall”

During various operations, 107 Central American migrants were rescued in Reynosa, Tamaulipas, state authorities reported.  According to a preliminary report from the National Migration Institute, there are 51 Guatemalans, 9 from El Salvador and 47 from Honduras. Of these 107 people, 72 were released by Tamaulipas authorities and the rest by federal institutions.  The first operation,…

Why Roma deserves the Oscar?

Is not about Trump, racism or something like that here. Is not about other films. Roma is something to see if you lived in Mexico City in the sixties and seventies. Mexico city as almost all Latin America was a background of the U.S. Military Forces. That is why the military took place in the…

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…

Yalitza, dans le monde des stars

Yalitza Aparicio, l’étoile de Roma , d’Alfonso Cuarón, était assis sur un banc ensoleillé du Parque México, à quelques rues du quartier de cette ville qui a donné son nom au film. Elle a choisi de tenir cette discussion dans le parc après avoir fréquenté des tapis rouges, des séances de photos et des entretiens dans des chambres d’hôtel,…

Ngozi: Le silence est un luxe que nous ne pouvons pas nous permettre

Ils m’ont éduqué au catholicisme. Quand j’étais petite, j’adorais aller à l’église. Ma famille se rendait tous les dimanches à la chapelle Saint-Pierre, un grand bâtiment blanc situé sur le campus de l’université du Nigéria, où j’ai été élevé. Le curé était un professeur d’université. Et autant que possible pour une église catholique romaine, c’était un lieu ouvert, progressiste…

Mexico’s pipeline survivors: “We saved ourselves because we ran”

In the Hidalgo municipality of Tlahuelilpan, the dismay and horror experienced during the early morning gave way little by little to mourning and identifying the people who were burned, amid the flames, yesterday, while they collected gasoline from a clandestine outlet in a pipeline that crosses the town of San Primitivo.

The female Mexicans who are rewriting Wikipedia

Four years ago, a group of women met in a small room of the Simone de Beauvoir Institute in Mexico City. Academics and writers from Wikipedia worked for five hours with the same purpose: to rewrite history in the world’s largest encyclopedia, but this time with women being part of it. Globally, only 1 in…