Visions of the World
This section accommodates the political opinions of independent authors or friends and associates of Tlaxcala, as well as editorials that express a common position taken by Tlaxcala's translators.
Foreign policy for sale: Greece’s dangerous alliance with Israel
Ramzy Baroud رمزي بارود
For a brief historical moment, Alexis Tsipras and his political party, Syriza, ignited hope that Greece could resurrect a long-dormant Leftist tide in Europe.
A new Greece was being born out of the pangs of pain of economic austerity, imposed by the ...
Tunisia: January, the month of logical revolts
Fausto Giudice Фаусто Джудиче فاوستو جيوديشي
It was predictable, it was foreseen and it happened: Tunisia exploded from below on Monday, the 8th of January.
In all parts of the country, marginalised youths attacked police stations, supermarkets, authorities – tax centres, municipalities, ...
Jerusalem – and not Abu Dis – will remain the capital of Palestine, the whole of Palestine
Abdelbari Atwan عبد الباري عطوان
From the heart of besieged and liberated Gaza, Hamas’ Politburo’s head Ismail Haniyeh has sounded the call to launch an intifada in response to U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to Judaize Jerusalem, thereby endorsing ...
War is Peace
- Gilad Atzmon جيلاد أتزمون گيلاد آتزمون
No one has utilised the Orwellian dictate that ‘War is Peace’ better than Donald Trump. ...
Yemen: Today’s Guernica
- César Chelala
On the market day of April 26, 1937, at the bequest of General Francisco Franco, a bombing of the Basque ...
29 November: 70 years of Philistine solitude
- TLAXCALA ΤΛΑΞΚΑΛΑ ТЛАКСКАЛА تلاكسكالا 特拉科斯卡拉
Or a small country steeped in history. Let us call it “X”. Over three millennia this country ...
This is not just about Catalonia. This is about democracy itself
- Carles Puigdemont
Spain has imposed a political agenda that goes against the will of the majority of Catalans. We will ...
The crusade of Ninoska, the Simply Delicious earthworm of Miami
- Fausto Giudice Фаусто Джудиче فاوستو جيوديشي
Her name is Ninoska Pérez-Castellón, and this is the first time you've heard of her. I ...
Indictment: we must continue Daphne Caruana Galizia’s work
- Manuel Delia
Since I first heard of Daphne Caruana Galizia’s death, I’ve thought of little else. And ...
Globalization is Poverty
- Raúl Ilargi Meijer
Central bankers have never done more damage to the world economy than in the past 10 years. One may ...