Faithfully devoted to the military dictatorship (1964-1985), President Jair Bolsonaro again unleashed controversy by questioning the legitimacy of the Truth Commission which investigated the crimes committed during that dark period in Brazil’s past. Osvaldo Cardosa Without thinking or pondering the consequences, the far-right politician was prepared to declare […]
As López Obrador said, organisations such as the IMF should apologise to Mexicans for driving an economic policy that promoted privatisation and the free market, and resulted in a crisis of unprecedented social inequality. Luis Manuel Arce The Fourth Transformation enacted by the government of President Andrés Manuel […]
According to the report “Todos los nombres, todos los rostros”, between January 2016 and May 2019, 837 Colombian social leaders were killed. Their crime: working for the good of the people. Unfortunately, the Colombian government’s efforts to stop this bloodshed seem not to have been effective. Because of this, last Friday a global day for peace for this South American country took place.
When the music producer Ernesto Cisneros heard them at the Piña Colada Festival, he could not contain his desire to share his admiration for the alternative group that fired out eclectic sounds and fiery dances on stage. Yelena Rodríguez Velázquez Photos: Henry Rodríguez Ruiz “You are disrespectful to […]
As long as the island maintains its dignity of emancipated action, it will triumphantly resist the persistent aggressions of the United States, manifested in the full application of the Helms Burton law by the Donald Trump government. Ilsa Rodríguez So thinks South African professor Robert Van Niekerk. “The […]