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,…

El giro decolonial: ¿Posición crítica o crítica posición teórica?

El giro decolonial se nos presenta hoy como una posición crítica que nos permite pensar desde América Latina, posición que logra situarse contraponiendo sus esquemas reflexivos al modo hegemónico de pensar, bien sean las posturas generadas por la posmodernidad o la crítica moderna, sin embargo, tal como ella ha criticado –con justa razón- al pensamiento…