(Jordi Molins, Spain, 12/08/18 4:43 am)
John Eipper asked on December 7th: "Jordi, has Madrid shuttered all the Catalonian embassies? (...) How many embassies did Catalonia have in the first place?"
Madrid, after taking ove
(Jose Manuel de Prada, Spain, 12/08/18 3:41 am)
JE asked, "Are [Catalonia's] Comités/Comitès de Defensa de la República aware of their CDR counterparts in Cuba?"
Catalan nationalists, like nationalists every
(Tor Guimaraes, USA, 12/07/18 11:56 am)
I agree with Nigel Jones (November 6th) that the situation in Venezuela is absolutely horrible, but I think it is ideological nonsense to blame it all on Socialism. There is social, political, and eco
(Jordi Molins, Spain, 12/07/18 4:20 am)
John Eipper wrote on December 6th: "I'd like to learn more about the Catalan embassies. One thing's for sure: they'll cost an extraordinary amount of money."
(José Ignacio Soler, Venezuela, 12/07/18 3:29 am)
In response to John E's question regarding how Venezuelans are observing the twentieth anniversary of Chávez's rise to power (6 December), the answer is easy: unnoticed and with total i
(Nigel Jones, UK, 12/06/18 2:16 pm)
I would like this report on the current situation in Venezuela to be read by anyone still dumb or deluded enough to think that socialism works. It is devastating.
Please note that the report app
(Michael Sullivan, USA, 12/06/18 7:55 am)
WW!! (see Richard Hancock, December 6th) reminds me of a story that supposedly took place a few years ago during a high school assembly. A surviving crewmember of the Enola Gay, which droppe
(Richard Hancock, USA, 12/06/18 4:28 am)
The December 2018 National Geographic has an article on the Philippines, "Heroes of the Philippines."
An estimated 10 million Filipinos, out of a population of approximately
(Jose Manuel de Prada, Spain, 12/06/18 3:59 am)
Jordi Molins (5 December) says that "Catalans are becoming increasingly dehumanised in Spain," yet the sad reality on the ground is that it is Constitutionalist Catalans who are increasingly
(José Ignacio Soler, Venezuela, 12/05/18 2:32 pm)
The December 2nd elections in the populous Spanish region of Andalusia might only have been an irrelevant regional result with the usual victory of the Socialists, who have been the ruling party for a