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The devil slips through the door
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The devil slips through the door

Former senior officials of the central intelligence agency of the United States (CIA) have urgently warned President Barack Obama that Israel can unleash a surprise unilateral attack against Iran. The letter, signed by a group known as Veteran Intelligence Professionals for Sanity (VIPS), states that this attack will inevitably lead […]

Behind the veil
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Behind the veil

  The term ‘hijab’ comes from the Arabic root ‘hayaba’ which encompasses several meanings, all revolving around the idea of ‘hiding’ ‘obscuring vision’ or ‘separating’. In the Arabic language, the use of the same root leads to words such as ‘curtain’ and ‘screen’.   Daniel Fernandez García   A first […]

The British Crisis and China
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The British Crisis and China

The honeymoon period of the British public and the new Conservative-Liberal coalition government has not lasted very long. Just weeks after the elections, the new prime minister, David Cameron, and the Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, have announced a challenging adjustment plan they propose will change the manner of […]

Diatribe against the regime, defence of the defenders
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Diatribe against the regime, defence of the defenders

A growing group of resident Columbians abroad, members and supporters of the Polo Democrático Alternativo (left Colombian party), with a very clear profile who call themselves Polomosca, has issued a statement internationally regarding the judgments that the Colombian senator and defense of human rights, Ivan Cepeda has made. The official […]

Obama shows his true colours in Haiti
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Obama shows his true colours in Haiti

Pablo Sapag The horrific earthquake that has devastated Haiti, particularly its capital Puerto Principe, is, without a doubt, a shocking human tragedy. Tens of thousands of dead, injured, homeless and the destruction of the country’s scarce infrastructures are only the preliminary and immediate assessments of this catastrophe. No one will […]