The demonstrations for and against white nationalism over the weekend were a sign that, when it comes to ideals, size (of attendance) does matter.
Las manifestaciones a favor y en contra del nacionalismo blanco durante el fin de semana fueron una muestra de que, cuando de ideales se trata, el tamaño (de la concentración) sí importa.
Talking about the Holocaust in the 21st century seems both recidivist and diachronic. Many may think that "the past is past" but others, especially historians, insist that being aware of our history allows us to avoid making the same mistakes.
Hablar del Holocausto en el siglo XXI pareciera tanto reincidente como diacrónico. Muchos piensan que “el pasado, pasado está” mientras otros, en especial los historiadores, insisten en que ser conscientes de nuestra historia nos permite evitar cometer los mismos errores.
Spain’s new prime minister, Pedro Sánchez, took office on Saturday and is now forced to confront the Catalonia crisis.
Puigdemont was detained by German police acting on a European arrest warrant. He is wanted in Spain for sedition and rebellion.
The entire world has reacted to the comments made in private by the president of the United States, in which he described countries like El Salvador and Haiti as "shitholes".
El mundo entero ha reaccionado a los comentarios hechos en privado por el presidente de Estados Unidos, en el que calificaba a países como El Salvador y Haití de “cloacas”.
Spain Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy announced Friday he would dismantle the government of Catalonia and convened new regional elections, just hours after Catalan Parliament declared independence.
The Spanish prime minister, Mariano Rajoy, said the Catalan leader, Carles Puigdemont, had sown “deliberate confusion” in his latest speech and gave him until Monday morning to respond. Pending that reply, Rajoy said he was initiating a request to invoke Article 155 of the Spanish Constitution, which would allow Madrid to suspend the region’s administration.
Ten days after the controversial referendum, Catalan President Carles Puigdemont will address the region’s Parliament today, possibly to declare independence from Spain. France, among other European countries, said it would not recognize the independent state.
Arguing economic reasons, President Trump announced that the Department of Defense will not re-recruit transgender people. Several studies indicate that the president not only takes a step back in the inclusion of the LGBT community to the Armed Forces, but that its measurement could affect the troop's morale.
Foxconn is the manufacturer of Apple's major electronic devices, including the popular iPhone. The factory that Foxconn will build in Wisconsin is dedicated to the manufacture of LCD screens, semiconductor packaging and components linked to cloud computing.
"I paint pictures of myself because I'm the one I know best," Frida Kahlo said, and based on that idea, the Dolores Olmedo Museum is presenting an exhibition that shows how the painter became an icon by expressing her inner self.
There has been much focus on Donald Trump’s erratic foreign policy -- the outlandish positions, the many flip-flops, the mistakes. But far more damaging in the long run might be what some have termed the Trump effect -- the impact of Trump on the domestic politics of other countries. That effect appears to be powerful, negative and enduring. It could undermine decades of American foreign policy successes.
The speech of the new president of France, carried out last Sunday in the Museum of the Louvre (Paris), has been crumbled by several national analysts, who could not avoid seeing some important political phantasms in France’s history.
Emmanuel Macron (Center) and Marine Le Pen (far right) advanced to the runoff in France’s presidential elections on May 7. After the UK’s vote to leave the European Union and the US vote for the political novice Donald Trump as president, the French presidential race is the latest election to shake up establishment politics by kicking out the figures that stood for the status quo.
The reversion of the famous nineteenth-century proverb is the accurate description of what seems to be happening in international politics: roles have not only been reversed, but are now traversing an ocean.
A letter signed by Prime Minister Theresa May which invoked Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty _ the official withdrawal instrument _ was hand-delivered today to European Council president Donald Tusk in Brussels.
By now it is settled wisdom that we are witnessing the rise of radical forces on the left and right around the globe. Populists of both varieties, who share a disdain for globalization, are energized, and certain that the future is going their way. But the center is rising again, even in the heart of the old world.
Perhaps it’s just me, but a few weeks into the Trump presidency, between the tweets, executive orders, attacks and counterattacks, I feel dizzy. So I’ve decided to take a break from the daily barrage and try to find the signal amid the noise: What is the underlying philosophy of this administration?
UK prime minister launches charm offensive on arrival in Philadelphia, suggesting she will get on well with US president, reports The Guardian.
The question that swirls around Donald Trump’s inaugural address is whether his aggressively pronounced policy of America First will actually result in America Last -- not literally last, but declining in power and prestige because the United States no longer views its role in the world as promoting economic and geopolitical stability for our allies.
Putin's world is the world of Trump, a world where national interests are replaced by international rules and customs.
In an interview with German and UK newspapers, US president-elect said Merkel made a catastrophic decision allowing refugees to enter Europe and that UK voted to leave EU because people ‘want their own identity’