Archive | Otros Idiomas

09 March 2018 ~ 4 Comments

The dangerous protectionism of Donald Trump

By Carlos Alberto Montaner He said he would do it. Donald Trump has unleashed a trade war. He is a self-confessed mercantilist. This is just the second skirmish. The first one was the insensitive withdrawal from the Trans-Pacific Partnership. This time Trump imposed high tariffs on the import of steel (25%) and aluminum (10%). Then […]

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27 January 2018 ~ 5 Comments

Lula and corruption

By Carlos Alberto Montaner Very few people in Brazil think that Lula is innocent. Fewer people yet believe that the judiciary is part of a sinister group of putschists. That’s only an excuse to protest against the “unfair” or “selective” persecution of the metalurgical strongman. Smaller still is the number of Brazilians willing to give […]

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19 January 2018 ~ 23 Comments

We are all Norwegians

By Carlos Alberto Montaner Donald Trump would like Norwegian immigrants. Blond, tall, tidy, hard-working, educated and clean people. Successful people with whom he shares physical features and certain traits. But it’s unlikely that he’ll have any luck. Today, Norwegians enjoy a standard of living higher than Americans and find that in their democratic, free and […]

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30 November 2017 ~ 5 Comments

One year without Fidel

By Carlos A. Montaner It has been one year since Fidel’s death was announced. It seems like a century ago. For more than a decade, from July 26, 2006 to Nov. 25, 2016, he lived with one foot in the grave. That slow-motion agony was very useful to his brother Raúl. It served to fasten […]

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07 October 2017 ~ 1 Comment

The King and the Catalans

By Carlos Alberto Montaner King Felipe VI of Spain addressed his compatriots visibly concerned. That’s not surprising. What’s in play is the future of Spain, such as we know it. In addition, according to some, the fate of the monarchy itself is at stake. Theoretically at least, the king’s implicit function is to keep the […]

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05 September 2017 ~ 2 Comments

Carlos Alberto Montaner: Para los aficionados del “socialismo del siglo XXI” no hay futuro en América Latina (Entrevista en ruso)

( Кризис в Венесуэле становится все более острым. Но одновременно в его воронку втягиваются и другие страны Латинской Америки. Большинство из них отвергают антидемократические действия президента Николаса Мадуро, однако на его стороне выступают государства с левыми лидерами. От противоборства между ними зависит политическое будущее континента. Об этом «Политком.RU» рассказал проживающий в США видный кубинский политолог, […]

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01 June 2017 ~ 0 Comments

Streaming (Hoy a las 7:00 pm) – Presentación del libro “Reflexiones sobre la Libertad” de José Azel

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02 April 2017 ~ 3 Comments

Maduro Continues to Be a Danger for Everyone

by Carlos Alberto Montaner Maduro changed course. The country’s Attorney General, Luisa Ortega Díaz, facilitated it on a silver platter. Surely it was prearranged. First, Nicolás Maduro eliminated any vestige of democracy in Venezuela. His hitmen in the Supreme Court of Justice took care of it by assuming all the duties of the National Assembly. […]

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22 March 2017 ~ 7 Comments

Open letter to President Donald Trump

By Manuel Castro Rodriguez U. S. President Donald Trump, I am a Cuban exile. The rest of my life I will be grateful to the United States for it has literally saved my life, because I am a human rights activist thatdenounce to the communist regime that continues to deny freedom to the Cuban people.

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11 March 2017 ~ 0 Comments

The Ecuadoreans are gambling with their freedom

By Carlos Alberto Montaner They are five: Cuba, Venezuela, Bolivia, Nicaragua and Ecuador. That’s the main nucleus of the 21st-Century Socialism countries. They have different economic structures and their governments manage the productive apparatus in diverse ways, but their rulers coincide on an essential aspect: they attained power so they could keep it permanently. Alternation […]

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