Of the nearly 600,000 people registered as Democrats, 1,327 showed up to cast their votes (Martinoticias.com, February 1, 2016) 0.22 percent, a real abstentionist scandal. However, they distributed among themselves the 43 delegates to the Convention as if everything had happened normally. "Free elections" and "representative democracy" keep marching on.
With the recent death of Cuban Orlando Fundora, on February 2nd, at age 90, the global struggle for peace has lost one of its most illustrious fighters. This was expressed with regret at the World Peace Council (WPC), where Fundora was Honorary President.
British scientists, after a study, concluded that size 145 adhesive shoes would be needed to climb vertically as Spiderman famously does
Economic growth is widespread in the world, but not to everyone's benefit; rather the opposite, there is an increase of inequalities. 62 individuals have equal wealth as the 3.6 billion people that constitute the world's poorest 50%.
Feb 1, 2016Walter Lippmann
Will the newly elected Guatemalan president fulfill the expectations of those who elected him? Time will tell.
Jan 29, 2016Walter Lippmann
Jan 23, 2016Walter Lippmann
There are only a few months in Obama’s final term and there are many hopes that threaten to remain only as the unwavering hopes of the Cuban people in the bilateral relationship with the United States after the end of the term of the allegedly "different" President.