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…

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,…

Un Brexit ordenado depende de un partido conservador unido

Demos un paseo por los destartalados pasillos de la historia conservadora: es junio de 1997, y la dirección del partido, desocupada por John Major después de que el deslizamiento del Nuevo Laborismo está siendo disputado, en la segunda vuelta de la carrera, por William Hague, John Redwood y Kenneth Clarke. En un intento desesperado de…

Republicanism: The true Bolivarian Venezuela

The situation that Venezuela is experiencing gives us to think how the evils of yesteryear are reborn in history as if humanity did not learn anything from them. In this context, it is a voice of alert that has settled the vision of legitimizing the government of Nicolás Maduro, relativizing the constitutional letter, advocating democracy…

La creación de Juan Guído

Antes del fatídico día del 22 de enero, menos de uno de cada cinco venezolanos había oído hablar de Juan Guaidó. Hace solo unos meses, el hombre de 35 años era un personaje oscuro en un grupo de extrema derecha políticamente marginal, estrechamente asociado con actos espantosos de violencia callejera. Incluso en su propio partido,…

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…