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Musing over the end of the world
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Musing over the end of the world

I Nezahualcoyotl ask:/ Do we truly live on Earth?/ Nothing is forever on Earth,here only for a short while./ Even jade will shatter, /even gold will crumble, / even the feathers of the Quetzal will tear. / Not forever on earth, /here only for a short while. (Cantares mexicanos. Miguel […]

Opium: the other invasion of Afghanistan
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Opium: the other invasion of Afghanistan

After just over 10 years since The North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO) invaded, this country is still the world’s leading opium supplier, responsible for what is estimated to be over 90 per cent of global opium production. – – Pedro Blas García – When this data is analysed within the […]

Why the United States will never abandon Afghanistan
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Why the United States will never abandon Afghanistan

Under the pretext of fighting Al Qaeda, the United States hopes to remain in Afghanistan by all means necessary. Through negotiations with various prominent Islamic combatants and following their geostrategic goal to approach the borders of Pakistan, Iran, China and Russia _ Manuel Navvaro Escobedo Prevailing insecurity and instability is […]