CHINA – POLITICS: What if a coup dethroned Xi Jinping?

CHINA POLITICS What if a coup dethroned Xi Jinping

Such is the rumor that has recently taken hold of Beijing and that the excellent site Asialyst (which we recommend you read), relays in a recent article. Here are excerpts. Saturday, September 24, suddenly, the craziest rumors ignited the web according to Asialyst. A coup would have overthrown Xi Jinping. The master of Communist China … Read more

Politics: Claudia Sheinbaum aspires to be the first president of Mexico and consolidate AMLO’s project

El premio Nobel Adolfo Perez Esquivel muestra sus pinturas

The head of the Government of Mexico City, Claudia Sheinbaum, a decorated physicist who aspires to become the country’s first female president, hopes its environmental credentials and success in reducing crime will help it stand out in the race to succeed Andrés Manuel López Obrador in the 2024 elections. “I’ve been there through the good … Read more

Gorbachev’s marriage, like his politics, broke the mold

Atomos ultrafrios vestidos con luz para simular teoria fisica

Mikhail Gorbachev was buried on Saturday at Moscow’s Novodevichy Cemetery next to his wife, Raisa, with whom he shared the world stage in a visibly close and loving marriage that was unprecedented for a Soviet leader. “They were a true couple. She was a part of him, almost always by his side,” then-Chancellor Helmut Kohl … Read more

Literature, science and politics in the return to presence at the Hay Festival in Querétaro

Literature science and politics in the return to presence at

A girl walks next to the letters that announce the Hay Festival in the center of the city of Querétaro, in a file image.there festival The Hay Festival of Querétaro returns this Thursday to face-to-face after the restrictions imposed by the covid-19 pandemic. The seventh edition, which begins this Thursday and ends on Sunday, will … Read more

decency and politics

Decency is, according to the dictionary, the “dignity in acts and words, according to the state or quality of the persons”. It is about “modesty, honesty, modesty, cleanliness and composure corresponding to each person…” Among the synonyms we can mention modesty, moderation, virtue, shame, decorum and honor. The opposite is constituted among others, by indecency, … Read more

The murky waters of religion and politics with Tarik Saleh’s “Boy From Heaven”

Here are the twenty-one films in competition for the Palme d’Or at the 75th Cannes Film Festival, five of which are directed by women. Future Crimes by David Croenberg The director of “Crash” (1996) is not used to sparing his audience: at 79, the Canadian should prove it once again, with this film which is … Read more

The Cannes Film Festival announces Thursday a selection that mixes art, glamor and politics

The Cannes Film Festival announces Thursday a selection that

Directors from all over the world will have their eyes riveted on the Champs-Elysées cinema at 11 a.m. Thursday, April 14, where the general delegate, Thierry Frémaux, will announce the list of elected officials. Perhaps he will also reveal the name of the person who will succeed Spike Lee as president of the jury. The … Read more

Francia Márquez: the leader who renews politics from the regions

Francia Marquez the leader who renews politics from the regions

In April 2018, Francia Márquez received the Goldman Prize, considered by many to be the Nobel Prize awarded in tribute to social leaders who fight for the environment and the preservation of ecosystems. At that time, Márquez had 20 years of opposition to mining, deforestation and illegal groups that devastated the mountains in Cauca; He … Read more