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.
Coincidence? Venezuela green lights Russia to mine gold, Days later US attempts overthrow
Just like in Libya, the current conflict in Venezuela is far bigger than some humanitarian crisis as they are sitting on mountains of gold and oil.
The decades-long US infatuation with Venezuela came to a head on Wednesday as the United States, Canada, ...
Peculiarities of US Imperialism in Latin America
Understanding imperialism as a general phenomenon loses sight of its modus operandi in any specific and meaningful context. While the exercise of imperialist power is a common strategy, its motives, instruments, objectives and engagement vary, ...
France: 3% deficit to free up 68,000 roundabouts?
Fausto Giudice Фаусто Джудиче فاوستو جيوديشي
Experts quickly calculated the cost of the piecemeal measures announced by Macron on Monday 10 December: €10 billion, or 0.5% of GDP. These 10 billion will be paid by taxpayers and social security contributors, i.e. the same yellow vests they are ...
France: Why the elephant in the room is wearing a yellow vest
Open letter to whom it may concern
- Dominique Macabies
Distinguished Ministers and members of Parliament, trade union leaders,
Yellow Vests ...
The old tale of corruption in Latin America
- Jorge Majfud
The political narrative that justifies any option as a way to end corruption is as old as politics ...
November 11; the triumph of amnesia
- Fausto Giudice Фаусто Джудиче فاوستو جيوديشي
Thus, on this Sunday, November 11, 2018, 80 Heads of State and Government, invited by Emmanuel Macron, ...
Why a neoliberal society can’t survive
- T.J. Coles
Humans are complicated creatures. We are both cooperative and sectarian. We tend to be cooperative ...
Caetano Veloso: dark times are coming for my country
- Caetano Veloso
In the late 1960s, the military dictatorship in Brazil arrested and imprisoned many artists and intellectuals ...
How a homophobic, misogynist, racist ‘thing’ could be Brazil’s next president
- Eliane Brum
Jair Bolsonaro is the monstrous product of the country’s silence about the crimes committed by ...
A year after her murder, where is the justice for Daphne Caruana Galizia?
- Margaret Atwood
The Maltese journalist reported on government corruption, but no politician has been questioned about ...