On November 21, 2021, the Santa Marta District Public Services Company (Essmar) was intervened, an action described by the district and departmental administration as unfair. Since then, the company has lacked quality in its management, since there have been many complaints filed by the Samarian community, in addition to the lack of planning of who is currently in charge of said company. Continúa leyendo COLOMBIA: PERJUICIO PARA SANTA MARTA «ESSMAR PRETENDE CONTRATAR SOFTWARE POR MÁS DE $19 mil millones
I warn, without too much difficulty, that the unpopularity of politicians continues to increase among the majority of our society. Continúa leyendo EL PENSADOR: EL PESIMISMO CRECE
As he usually shakes his threadbare clothes, almost without exception for a long, long time, I begin by admitting that the question I am going to expose is not new. Continúa leyendo EL PENSADOR: CONSTRUCCIÓN DE PUENTES
The EU’s path towards a price cap for Russian hydrocarbons seems difficult. A unified reading for 27 countries, with 27 different energy realities, solely on the basis of a political motion, seems hardly credible. The Italian proposal to extend the price cap to all suppliers, regardless of their nationality, is followed by four other countries, while three believe that it should only apply to Russian gas (but this would be a new sanction on Russia, not a political energy saving). As the necessary unanimity did not exist, it was postponed to the mid-October meeting. If it was supposed to be a show of determination and unity, for now it is a sign of weakness and fragmentation. Continúa leyendo El Estrecho camino entre Bruselas y Samarcanda
Hate is killing us. Every day that passes, Uruguayan society is divided into tribes – small, large, of all sizes – that base their philosophy, if that is what generates their actions, on intolerance, lack of respect for those who think differently , fanaticism, discrimination, racism and the idea of dogma prevailing over the postulate. Continúa leyendo EL PENSADOR: EPIDEMIA DE ODIO
EL MAESTRO LUY has always stood out for his tenacity and ingenuity that have catapulted him around the world with publications in more than one hundred countries throughout his renowned career. Continúa leyendo ASÍ T-VEO MUNDO EN CARICATURAS
If there is an issue that politicians, so-called specialists, journalists and even many simple citizens who shout inconsistencies have turned into a gigantic pot of Spanish-style stew, which they feed with fiery enthusiasm without wanting to stop, it is security. Continúa leyendo EL PENSADOR: Y, SI «LA POLICÍA A LA CALLE»
Listening to the arguments between pro-government parliamentarians and those of the opposition that have begun to torment our search for serenity, without pauses and at the speed of state-of-the-art machine guns, we can see that if something is lacking, or directly lacking in relation to the Rendering of Accounts project, it is the understanding. Continúa leyendo EL PENSADOR: HACIA EL ENTENDIMIENTO
The attitudes, gestures, reactions, governmental composure of Petro, are turning out to be a paradox, that as easy as victory came for him, as easy as it can be. Continúa leyendo Punta de Lanza.SERA QUE PETRO,¿ESTA ENFERMO?
Federico García Lorca was born on June 5, 1898 in Fuente Vaqueros, (Granada). The year of what was popularly called in Spain, the year of the loss of the Pearl of the Antilles, (Cuba) in addition to Puerto Rico, the Philippines and Guam.
The end of the empire that did not mean the independence of these territories, but the beginning of the North American empire, which now, one hundred twenty-four years later, is in decline, as is the destiny of all the empires that have existed in the world, whose paradigm It is the Roman Empire, which was undoubtedly the most important, which began and ended in the city of Rome, with an interval of eleven centuries. Continúa leyendo LITERAL PLANET: LAS ESPAÑAS DE GARCÍA LORCA
A report from an international specialized institute has been circulating for days among the professional journalistic media and on social networks, which measures the global level of the intellectual and cultural capacity of human society. Continúa leyendo EL PENSADOR: CADA VEZ PEOR
Nancy Pelosi, Speaker of the House of Representatives of the United States of America, has very clear objectives and it is not exactly to help the American people. She uses and acquires privileged and confidential information to buy shares in different companies to further increase her fortune. Continúa leyendo EE.UU: NANCY PELOSI USA INFORMACIÓN PRIVILEGIADA Y CONFIDENCIAL PARA SU PROPIO BENEFICIO.
I am convinced that a vast majority of adult citizens in our country do not have the remotest idea about the pension reform bill; that is to say, they do not know -unless slogans are repeated here and there, depending on where the sun is that warms them- how it will affect their lives and those of their descendants or why and, much less, the implications it will have on the economy on which we will all continue to depend afterwards. Continúa leyendo EL PENSADOR: SOLO SÉ QUE NADA SÉ
The International Energy Agency, a structure dependent on the OECD, in its monthly report on the oil market, reports that the impact of Western sanctions on Russian energy exports has so far been essentially nil. The OECD – Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development – is not based in Moscow. It is an organization based in Paris of which 36 countries are part, including the United States, almost the entire European Union, Japan, Australia and Canada, Mexico and Chile, Switzerland and Turkey. As of June 1, 2021, the Secretary General of the OECD is the Australian Mathias Cormann. Continúa leyendo EDITORIAL: UE y RUSIA, LOS SANCIONADORES SANCIONADOS.
Definitely, the ticket moves people, of that I have no doubt. There were quite a few people there, but, honestly, I thought that the whole country would be in the Plaza de Bolívar, to see the show, which was undoubtedly very beautiful. Continúa leyendo PUNTA DE LANZA: POSESIÓN EN PAUSA POR LA ESPADA
Yesterday, Sunday, August 07, the Presidential Inauguration of the 42nd President of the Republic of Colombia took place: Gustavo Francisco Petro Urrego, a 62-year-old Colombian politician and economist who arrives with the first left-wing government of Colombia together with his vice president Francia Márquez, therefore Colombia has for the first time in 200 years of independent life a president of the left Continúa leyendo HISTÓRICA ASUNCIÓN A LA PRESIDENCIA DE LA REPUBLICA DE COLOMBIA DE GUSTAVO PETRO URREGO.
Iván Duque took off his bandana, and everything is ready for the preparations for the media circus of the inauguration of Gustavo Petro, brand new and new president of Colombia. It is said that as a «hero» he could «wield» Simón Bolívar’s sword, the same one that they say he borrowed in 1974 (stolen) and never returned, when he was a member of the M 19 group. Continúa leyendo COLOMBIA: ¿POSIBLES SÍMBOLOS Y MENSAJES OCULTOS, EN LA TOMA DE POSESIÓN DE PETRO…?
Federal authorities arrested the former governor of Puerto Rico, Wanda Vázquez, in the morning hours of Thursday the 4th. Continúa leyendo PUERTO RICO : ESQUEMA DE SOBORNO INVOLUCRA A EX GOBERNADORA Y A SUS SECUACES DE CUELLO BLANCO.
A republican democracy, to be really and not in appearance, that is to say to function as it should, must be based on the independence of three essential Powers that are related to consolidate it: the Executive, the Legislative and the Judicial. Continúa leyendo EL PENSADOR: DIFÍCIL, NO IMPOSIBLE
+Pedro Castillo: “Lamento que, de forma inusual y prepotente, Congreso me impida asistir a acto internacional”
+A través de su cuenta en Twitter, el jefe de Estado aseguró que la decisión del Parlamento, aprobada este jueves, “mella los lazos democráticos” con Colombia.
+Presidente Peruano niega cualquier intento de obstrucción a la justicia
Pedro Castillo actual Presidente de la República Peruana se pronunció luego que el Congreso rechazara autorizar su viaje a Colombia para asistir a la juramentación de Gustavo Petro.
+Controversia. Según parlamentarios, el presidente debe permanecer en el país para asumir crisis política. Decisión de impedir que mandatario viaje a una toma de mando es inédita. Continúa leyendo PERÚ: PRESIDENTE CASTILLO IMPEDIDO DE ASISTIR A INVESTIDURA DEL NUEVO PRESIDENTE DE COLOMBIA
Today marks the seventh anniversary of a digital medium, one of the pioneers in its line in the beautiful country of the Incas such as PERU: DIGITAL TV Peruvian Solidarity in Action whose President is Dr. Yessicca Yoko Sueyoshi Salcedo, Director and Producer as well as host of the Women’s Vision space. Continúa leyendo PERÚ: TV DIGITAL de ANIVERSARIO Y EL MUNDO LO SABE….
On July 29, 2022, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi left the United States of America to visit Indo-Pacific allied countries such as Japan, South Korea, Singapore, Malaysia, and possibly Taiwan. on a diplomatic tour where he will fly on a military plane to Taipei” and the tension soared before Pelosi’s possible trip. Continúa leyendo CHINA / EE.UU: EL VIAJE DE PELOSI A TAIWÁN, UN MAL AUGURIO EN UN MOMENTO INAPROPIADO
Panama after the invasion of the Americans to overthrow General Noriega, became a tax haven. Dollarization was implemented and the country enjoyed good financial health, but the people took to the streets during the month of July 2022, due to the rise in oil prices, blamed on the war in Ukraine and Russia, inflation and the cost of living and rampant corruption, the people took to the streets despite the proposals presented by the president of Panama, Laurentino Cortizo. Continúa leyendo PANAMA: ENTRE EL ESTALLIDO SOCIAL Y EL BORDE DEL COLAPSO…
Hay una corriente filosófica de cierta antigüedad que sostiene que a muchos de nosotros solamente nos interesan los hechos de nuestra vida privada, lo que nos hace difícil experimentar subjetivamente, y de modo inteligente, lo que ocurre alrededor, es decir en la sociedad que integramos y en el planeta en el que ella debe funcionar. Continúa leyendo EL PENSADOR: SOCIEDAD e INDIVIDUO
In its most common and understandable meaning, to think means to reflect, to carefully examine something to form an opinion. Implicit in this act is the fact that it allows forming ideas, opinions and even inducing action. Continúa leyendo EL PENSADOR: EL LENGUAJE
On July 20, just 48 hours ago, in different parts of Colombia, various activities were held on the occasion of Independence Day, among them the traditional military parade as well in the capital of this beautiful South American country Colombia in Bogotá the installation of the new Congress of the Republic 2022 – 2026 was carried out, with those who were elected on the democratic day of March 13, where it was possible to appreciate that there will be 16 representatives to the Chamber more than what has been seen in previous years, taking office for the first time, those belonging to the Special Transitory Districts of Peace, defined in the Peace Agreement. Continúa leyendo COLOMBIA: INSTALACIÓN DEL NUEVO CONGRESO DE LA REPUBLICA 22/26
There is no more lapidary phrase for an irreverent senator and candidate for the presidency, today president, than the trilled response, which was given to him by Mr. General Zapateiro Altamiranda, to defend the institution of the army. Continúa leyendo PUNTA DE LANZA HASTA LA VISTA, ¡MI GENERAL!
The Salvadoran president, Nayib Bukele, with the softness and pause that characterizes his three years in office, has been a successful and progressive government in the Central American region. Concerned about his country and the dedication that characterizes it, sports, tourism and education are his engine for his great deed of a government dedicated to his people. Continúa leyendo El SALVADOR: NAYIB BUKELE SIEMBRA EL TERROR EN LOS GRUPOS PANDILLEROS
I don’t know if when I write this column, the issue I want to deal with will have been resolved or will still be coming and going. Assuming the risk of developing reflections in this scenario, I do not want to curtail my right to free critical opinion. Continúa leyendo EL PENSADOR: UN FALLO POLÉMICO
The meeting between President Joe Biden and his Mexican counterpart, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, aroused opinions on both sides of the southern border of the United States. Continúa leyendo EDITORIAL: DE LO DICHO A LO HECHO, HAY UN GRAN TRECHO.
As a regular reader I find myself alert like a radar to analyze world events. Today I will comment on the BRICS, 16 years after its founding. Continúa leyendo BRICS: LA NUEVA RESPUESTA A UN NUEVO ORDEN MUNDIAL
Skepticism is a philosophical doctrine that consists in affirming that the truth does not exist, or that, if it exists, the human being is incapable of knowing it. Continúa leyendo COLOMBIA: EL ESCEPTICISMO VS LOS PANCISTAS, UN CAMBIO RADICAL DEL CIELO A LA TIERRA
En el marco del reciente escándalo de corrupción en el que está envuelto el exdirector del Departamento Nacional del Planeación (DNP), Luis Alberto Rodríguez, el gobernador del Magdalena en Colombia, Carlos Caicedo, abogado y actual Gobernador del Magdalena no guardó silencio manifestando que «con razón» no brindaron apoyo a los proyectos presentados por su administración y por la Alcaldía de Santa Marta. Continúa leyendo COLOMBIA: CAICEDO, HABLA SOBRE ENTRAMADO DE CORRUPCIÓN DEL DNP QUE NEGO PROYECTOS A MUNICIPIOS PDET
Going back over old readings of philosophers from different times -Bacon, Kingsley, Huxley, Russell- I have noticed the antiquity of a problem that Uruguayan society suffers today and that I, perhaps confused by the speed, sound and little thinking of the modern world, I had believed something installed from the democratic restoration after the dictatorship. Continúa leyendo EL PENSADOR: LA POLÍTICA MITÓMANA
There are many citizens – I know – who have been surprised by information that has been circulating in recent days: according to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, based on data from the OAS Inter-American Observatory on Drugs, Uruguay is the country with the highest Per capita consumption of cocaine in Latin America. Continúa leyendo EL PENSADOR: OPINIONES OLVIDADAS
Given the surprising results of the second presidential round in Colombia, those who cast as the undisputed winner the candidate of the Historical Pact, the leftist Gustavo Petro Urrego, with the highest vote obtained by any president in the country, eleven million two hundred and eighty-one thousand and thirteen votes (11,281,013), for a fifty point forty-four percent (50.44%). Continúa leyendo EDITORIAL: ANÁLISIS DE LAS ELECCIONES EN COLOMBIA «SEGUNDA VUELTA PRESIDENCIAL»
Through a video, the former President of the Republic of Colombia and former Senator: Álvaro Uribe Vélez woke up this Sunday and directly sent a message to the elected president Gustavo Petro: «No more taxes for companies» Continúa leyendo COLOMBIA: Ex- PRESIDENTE ÁLVARO URIBE ENVÍA MENSAJE AL PRESIDENTE ELECTO GUSTAVO PETRO URREGO
COLOMBIA: “Between virtue and sin. In no way will I change my worrying and constant assessments, expressed both in writing and verbally, about the winner. IT DOESN’T INSPIRE ME CONFIDENCE, I will only apply the condition of a gentleman, as a man of his word, who respects the results. The winner is recognized for his victory, so, he has achieved it by any of the means used, good or bad, the point is that he achieved it, period. The form is no longer interesting, it is an accomplished fact. But as a matter of principle, today I must express my point of view. – The human being is a being subject to change, if it does not change, it dies faster.- Continúa leyendo EDITORIAL: PUNTA DE LANZA FESTIVO «GANO PETRO»
In the previous column I tried to describe, as succinctly as I could, the number of unsatisfied needs that our society exhibits, suggesting that political consensus is as necessary as an increase in investment from abroad. And I remember that I also referred to the importance of education and my pessimism that, in reasonable time, its reform will become the effective solution to the problems we face. Continúa leyendo EL PENSADOR: EDUCACIÓN Y POLÍTICA
The second round to elect the new president of Colombia is just around the corner and to the good understanding, up the sleeve of Gustavo Petro and his advisers, they can get an Ace… because you are already seeing dirty and low tricks, to achieve their mission and for this they have Sebastián Guanumen «The strategist of the Historical Pact» and «The leftist architect of Petro», to carry out a deceptive policy Continúa leyendo COLOMBIA: SEBASTIAN GUANUMEN, El AS de LA ESTRATEGIA y ARQUITECTO de LA POLÍTICA ENGAÑOSA CON LOS PETROVIDEOS.
It is necessary to improve the economy – without inflation or the dollar through the roof – to increase the money in the hands of the State and use it in a more efficient and equitable way. Continúa leyendo EL PENSADOR: LA SOLUCIÓN ESTÁ AFUERA
Muy apreciado Ingeniero
Don Rodolfo Hernández.
Candidato Presidencia de Colombia. Continúa leyendo PUNTA DE LANZA: CARTA ABIERTA A DON RODOLFO HERNANDEZ
After a prudent time to reflect and meditate on my future, I decided to write about World Sport: «Politics» and like a fish in water today I come to accentuate the first round of the Colombian elections, an iconic election between the main candidates Gustavo Petro, Rodolfo Hernández, Fico Gutiérrez and Sergio Fajardo, where some factors were decisive in the campaign: Fear, inequality, unemployment and the promise of change, as a determining factor in this first round. Continúa leyendo COLOMBIA: RODOLFO HERNÁNDEZ, LA CENICIENTA QUE NADIE VIÓ VENIR AL BAILE…
This is a country where if there is something that is lost on a daily basis, and in real reiteration, it is people’s time. Continúa leyendo EL PENSADOR: EL PAÍS DEMOROSO
Many years ago a work appeared in France, clandestinely, precisely referring to two illustrious thinkers, respectable for the time and a fundamental piece in the governments of the day, in which both had a lot to do with the deep state of the time, and for one of them, like MONTESQUIEU, he considered the cause of democracy and freedom as a good that must be protected by law. Meanwhile, for MACHIAVELO, his main objective revolved around the fact that the end justifies the means, to achieve the objectives and political survival. Kind of like Roy Barrera. For Machiavellianism, ALL GOES prevails. They say that Armando fits in there. Continúa leyendo PUNTA DE LANZA: «MONTESQUIEU MAQUIAVELO Y SANTOS DIALONGAN EN EL INFIERNO»
The US imperialism never imagined that its backyard, south of its border, would one day, far in the future, wake up and begin to break the chains of USA dependency, both economic and military and even cultural, of the full domination that for almost two centuries has imposed on the countries of the American continent. Continúa leyendo EDITORIAL: Un gigante dormido que despierta
If someone, observing what is happening in the conflict between Russia and Ukraine, put forward the hypothesis that we are approaching a third world war, he would only be describing one of the considerable risks if the current situation spreads. Continúa leyendo EL PENSADOR: ENTRETEJIDO DEL CINISMO
Every day I create more as a lifeline for our society – I would say almost desperately – on the idea of cooperation, which is the idea of working together to achieve, without those of us who do so having to give up certain convictions that are essential to us, a common goal. Continúa leyendo EL PENSADOR: LA COOPERACIÓN
In a synthetic but correct definition, egocentrism is, in the behavior of the human being, the exaggerated exaltation of one’s own personality to the point of considering it as the center of attention and common, general activities. Continúa leyendo EL PENSADOR: EL EGO PERTURBADOR
In the universe of health care -especially in the private sector, and I emphasize it because it is the experience that I have lived more than once and to which I can refer solidly- there are certain behaviors, and I do not wish to generalize, that I do not understand ; and when using the verb to understand I want it not to be discarded perhaps, as naivety on my part. Continúa leyendo EL PENSADOR: LA ATENCIÓN DE LA SALUD
«Many of them, to please tyrants, for a handful of coins, or for bribery or bribery, are betraying and spilling the blood of their brothers.»
Emiliano Zapata Salazar
(líder revolucionario mexicano) Continúa leyendo EDITORIAL: EN COLOMBIA GUSTAVO PETRO ENTRE LA ESPADA Y LA PARED TRAS ACUSACIONES DEL POLLO CARVAJAL
The Commander of the National Army of Colombia, General Eduardo E. Zapateiro Altamiranda affirms with great propriety and certainty that joint work and the union of capacities will always be a guarantee of effectiveness. Continúa leyendo COLOMBIA: PUNTA DE LANZA PULCRITUD Y HONOR MILITAR CON LEGALIDAD
Simply looking around with an open mind and a critical spirit, it does not take too much light to notice that, during the last decades and increasingly, Uruguayan society has become a set of individualities in which selfishness prevails, manifested in different ways. although always present. Continúa leyendo EL PENSADOR: EL OBJETIVO SOCIAL
In my opinion, progressively, we are witnessing a pathology that places the Judiciary in an uncomfortable position to say the least. The slowness of its procedures, at all levels, compromises with certain assiduity –and I do not intend to be alarmist- a more dynamic, balanced and equitable operation of the republican democratic system on which Uruguayan society is based. Continúa leyendo EL PENSADOR: EL RITMO CANSINO
The most important thing was not the result of last Sunday’s referendum on the current Law of Urgent Consideration. Continúa leyendo EL PENSADOR: UNA GRAN OPORTUNIDAD
Sometimes, in its itinerary to address essential issues for the country, a government should not ignore certain opportunities that are presented to it. Continúa leyendo EL PENSADOR: INFORMACIÓN NECESARIA
Two hours of talks with Xi Jinping were not enough for Joe Biden to convince Beijing that it should play a mediating role in the conflict between Russia and Ukraine. Continúa leyendo Ucraina, la Cina non è vicina
Virna Johnson shows the world that a politician is not known with words and promises but with facts… Continúa leyendo COLOMBIA: VIRNA JOHNSON Y SANTA MARTA PISANDO FUERTE