Tema Orígenes del MIR. Entrevista por prof. Matías Ortiz a M. Ferrada de Noli

El profesor Matías Ignacio Ortiz Figueroa es licenciado en Historia de la Universidad Andrés Bello, y Profesor Ayudante en Universidad Academia de Humanismo Cristiano, cátedras “América Latina: Formación de los Estados Nacionales”,  y “Metodología de la Investigación Histórica”. Su proyecto de investigación se desarrolla en torno al tema “la construcción identitaria mirista (1965- 1969)”.  …

The Swedish collaboration with US/NATO spying

In a thought-provoking piece in SvD, columnist Sam Sundberg opens with a reflection done by Julian Assange on the imperative for people’s own Intelligence endeavours: “The organization, Assange believes, will reveal the abuse of power and corruption in the world’s ruling class. Things that people deserve to know. It is a beautiful thought. Most journalists…

Great Risk that Sweden extradite Assange to the US

Dagens Nyheter, DN, published today (11/12, 2013) a main debate article [“Risken är stor att Sverige utlämnar Assange till USA”] authored by Thomas Olsson and Per E Samuelson – Assange’s lawyers in Sweden – and by Michael Ratner, Assange’s lawyer in the United States. – [Translation by M Ferrada de Noli] By December 7, 2013,…

“A nigger is a nigger and a Swede is a Swede”. Top leaders of Sweden’s second largest party stating position on Mandela’s struggle against apartheid

 “Madiba” by Kadir Nelson/ Via newyorker.com. Illustration covering next week’s issue   In the aftermath of Nelson Mandela’s demise, many opportunistic figures are trying to harvest amid people’s genuine condolence. Among those, the twittering on “deep mourning” by Swedish Foreign-Affairs minister Carl Bildt goes way far. For many of us in Sweden it evokes vivid…