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…

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…

Educate the ‘mirreyes’

The youth of the Mexican elite study in schools that strengthen their relations with the world of privilege. What happens when they put themselves in the shoes of the workers of lower strata? Andrea Cortés learned that in Office Max the only chairs in the store are those that are sold to customers and that,…

Children of Pemex

The childhood of Andrés Manuel López Obrador was forged around oil. The wealth of his state, his life and that of his people made him a child of oil, his political culture was born and developed in Pemex. The world has evolved, the oil sentiment of López Obrador has not. President Andrés Manuel López Obrador…

La liberté est audacieuse

Le détenu est sur le point de sortir dans la cour, il suffit d’attendre l’ordre officiel. Cinq ans de prison à sécurité maximale. Sa silhouette a été transformée au fil des ans, sa marche est arythmique, va jusqu’à un certain point, maladroite. Les reflets ont été étouffés par le vent du temps. Le regard et le sourire, ils apportent…

Gender equity in the moments of AI

Mexico has the great challenge of promoting learning and scientific and technological vocation of students in general, and especially in women, in order not to lag behind as a society. When we think about discrimination, we usually assume that the origin of it comes from someone with cultural beliefs and prejudices that influence the fairness…

Gasolina, el segundo mayor enemigo del desarrollo urbano

Cuando se habla de desarrollo urbano lo primero en lo que se suele pensar es sin duda en el crecimiento espacial de las ciudades. Además de considerar a todos y cada uno de los servicios especializados que permiten la interacción y reproducción de las ciudades. Tales como restaurantes, hoteles, moteles, plazas comerciales, mercados, universidades, etcétera….

La révolution de Cuarón, où l’inclémence du capitalisme !

Les jours sont déjà passés, mais la révolution doit être encore en vie ! Alors, je vous recommande à vous de vous procurer la possibilité, d’apprécier l’incroyable qualité, avec laquelle, le cinématographe mexicain Alfonso Cuarón a renouvelle l’expérience d’être vivant dans le Mexique des années 70’s. Il est important à savoir que partout dans le…

Mean Girls: The Millennial’s postcommunist manifesto!

Mean Girls is one (we all agree, there’s only one, right?) of the most important pop-culture-iconic things unitestatians have (a keyword to keep in mind!). The film documents the sociopolitical climate of unitestatian’s Public High School System (PHSS). Picturing a masterpiece of taboo’s killing doses of feminism. It’s important to refer that World War II has shaped the…

Ayer, maravilla fui

Algunos la han llamado, un poema de amor al DF. Otros, un terrible filme de ciencia ficción. Pero, ¿de qué nos habla esta obra de arte? Aunque hay que decir que llegar a esa categoría, no significa ser ni de cerca la mejor de ellas. No obstante, cabe la diferencia, por el género “explícitamente fluido”…