Four decades ago, one of the original venues for “dancing salsa and dancing for freedom” opened in Colombia. One of the venue’s founders, Juan Gaviria, takes a trip down memory lane along with journalist Petrit Baquero and sociologist and artistic promoter Berta Quintero. They present the readers with the vibrant […]
The renewed intensifying of the embargo imposed by Washington on the Caribbean nation over 55 years ago, the decision to reduce personnel in the respective embassies, the continued paralysis to authorising visas in Havana, and attacks articulated against the island in different political spaces are all examples of the North American government’s position on Cuba.
The longest occupation in modern history continues unabated, holding an entire people captive and robbing them of their lands, resources, freedoms and rights with total impunity. Much of the international community thinks that the solution lies in establishing a democratic, viable and independent state. But Israel continues to dominate them. […]
There are only 12 years left to reach the zero hunger goal set by the United Nations in its 2030 agenda. And reaching this goal appears to be increasingly more unlikely in light of the increase in the number of the starving compared to a decade ago. The UN’s second […]
Jair Messias Bolsonaro’s victory in Brazil’s presidential election signals a growth in the extreme right. This is also happening in parts of Europe, although the phenomenon has distinctive characteristics on each side of the Atlantic. Carmen Esquivel Many experts have attempted to analyse the reasvons for the electoral […]