The Importance of Néstor García Iturbe, Cuban Intellectual
It is quite customary to say that when writers and intellectuals pass away, such as Néstor García Iturbe, their work remains with us. This is particularly true for Iturbe, whose […]
Damascus Time : an Iranian Movie about ISIS in Syria
The true “state sponsor of terrorism” is not Iran; it is the West and their allies.
Venezuela, the shadow agenda
In the August 2017 documentary, “Venezuela, the Shadow Agenda,” director Hernando Calvo Ospina challenges prevailing corporate media storylines attacking Bolivarian Venezuela and Nicolás Maduro, its president. Oil is the […]
Baldwin and Marx – Same Struggle?
Or a few impolite thoughts on The Young Karl Marx, by the director of that film and I Am Not Your Negro. Any education is fundamentally compromised, if it […]
The ‘Palestinian propaganda’ invading US schools? Bring it on
A new study finds that American children are being indoctrinated by skewed accounts of the Palestinian-Israeli conflict and Islam. But if sharing verifiable facts and non-Western points of view is […]
The Killing of History
One of the most hyped “events” of American television, The Vietnam War, has started on the PBS network. The directors are Ken Burns and Lynn Novick. Acclaimed for his documentaries on […]
The West is spreading a new wave of feel-good movies and false hopes
Watch blockbuster movies from the “south” and chances are you will start to believe that the world is not really such a desperate place. Perhaps you might even get convinced […]
Rihanna’s nipples: the endless coitus of capitalism
Rihanna is the absolute queen of mainstream music video. If we analyze the most watched music videos on YouTube in its first decade of existence, in no less than 26 […]