We all get depressed – if not now or yesterday then tomorrow or sometime after – and anyone who doesn’t has something wrong with them. Such people would benefit from professional advice because they are lacking something that is an essential part of being a human animal. Sean sheehan […]
The offensive of the wealthy Creole classes in Latin America has not yielded the results they had hoped for. The ruling classes have achieved certain successes but their domination has in no way been established and instead, on the contrary, all that looms overhead are black clouds which threaten the […]
Immigration is a complex issue, and it is the media which principally constructs the image of immigrants, and consolidates stereotypes. Mónica del Pilar Uribe Marín The media is responsible for the promotion of significant attitudes and feelings like acceptance, tolerance and interest in other cultures. But the media […]
In Latin America there is no single homogeneous reality: it is a region of contrasts, where different utopian visions and different everyday stories create a multitude of individual and collective identities. Claudio Chipana Gutierrez * Identities are neither fixed nor homogeneous. Both individual and collective identities are forged […]
Obama sent the drones after a few terrorists and massacred whole families. Lasers have blinded the pilots of planes as they land. Amazon is planning to use drones to deliver parcels. In this age of DIY terror, governments are not doing enough to control potentially horrific attacks that could bring down an airliner over a city, and precipitate another misguided war like Iraq.