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Celebrating Karl Marx’s Birthday?

Celebrating Karl Marx’s Birthday?

By: Daniel Nardini Can anyone in Germany imagine a statue of Adolf Hitler ever being put up anywhere in that country? Of course not! Any mention of Hitler in a… Read more »

The Most Powerful Monster on Earth

The Most Powerful Monster on Earth

By: Daniel Nardini As I read articles about U.S. President Donald Trump being a “dictator” and a “tyrant,” I am thinking about the one man on this earth who truly… Read more »

Nigerians Crossing the U.S.-Canada Border

Nigerians Crossing the U.S.-Canada Border

By: Daniel Nardini While U.S. President Donald Trump is complaining about the Mexican government not doing enough about the Central American refugees crossing through Mexico to get to the U.S.-Mexico… Read more »

Paraguay’s New President

Paraguay’s New President

By: Daniel Nardini Paraguay’s new president, Mario Abdo Benitez, was elected by less than a four percent lead over his opponent Efrain Alegre. Benitez, a leading member of the ruling… Read more »

Giant Guatemalan Land Grab

Giant Guatemalan Land Grab

By: Daniel Nardini The Guatemalan government has claimed that 98 percent of all registered Guatemalans have voted for taking a long standing border dispute between Guatemala and Belize to the… Read more »

Will Nicaragua Recognize China or Taiwan?

Will Nicaragua Recognize China or Taiwan?

By: Daniel Nardini The Nicaraguan government has all kinds of economic agreements with China. One of these include the building and improving a canal across the country. Yet the strange… Read more »

The Rise of Obrador

The Rise of Obrador

By: Daniel Nardini The Mexican presidential election will be held on July 1st. The three main contestants for this election are: the Institutional Revolutionary Party’s candidate Jose Antonio Meade; the… Read more »

What Direction for Peru?

What Direction for Peru?

By: Daniel Nardini It has happened. Peruvian President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski resigned from his office instead of face an impeachment vote from the Peruvian Congress which seemed almost certain. The… Read more »

The Mystery of the Cocoliztli Plague Solved?

The Mystery of the Cocoliztli Plague Solved?

By: Daniel Nardini We know what it was from the Spanish chronicles of the time; in 1545 a devastating plague struck the Aztec people (or those who had survived the… Read more »

The Results of Colombia’s General Election

The Results of Colombia’s General Election

By: Daniel Nardini In the general election for Colombia’s Congress, right wing parties have won the majority of the seats although they fell short of retaining a majority in the… Read more »