Chronicles that feed the life in bars and canteens that surround the Historic Center of Mexico City, the system of urban pornography, some famous fighter who turned out to be an elderly murderer. This is a remarkable work of investigation, including aspects of a society that the rulers insist on ign..
After assaying the contemporary history, the author Samir Kassir tries to shed light on the political and intellectual causes of the evil that corrupts the Arab societies and also in this essay he will propose some possible sugestions to overcome the crisis. / No es recomendable ser árabe en nuestr..
After 9-11 and the attack on Afghanistan in the search of Osama Bin Laden, George Bush decided to invade Iraq with justified weapons of mass destruction. Spies investigate these allegations and report that they are false, and prefer to believe the reports from the CIA and MI6. / Vuelve Fernando Ru..
In 1977, Manuel Vázquez Montalbán wrote this concise and insightful dictionary, in which he tackled Francoism as a historical, political, sociological and even aesthetic reality: now, in co-edition with the Barcelona City Council, it has been recovered with some scathing illustrations by Miguel Brie..
Left and right are archaic political categories that lack meaning today. The aspirations of the left were fulfilled and that dichotomy disappeared... Did the left really win? Is it true that left and right are no longer useful to understand politics? Half a century ago, the great ideological corpus ..
The man who many consider to be the greatest reporter of the century dives into the African continent, keeping clear of stereotypes. He lives in the cockroach infested houses of the very poor, falls ill with cerebral malaria, running the risk of death by the hand of a guerrilla fighter, and all the ..
The man who many considers to be the greatest reporter of the century, dives into the African continent. He lives in the houses of the very poor, falls ill with cerebral malaria, and runs the risk of death by a guerrilla fighter. All while keeping ahold of his perspective on complex reality of Afric..
The new book by Santiago Niño-Becerra analyzes the current moment of the Crash. The first was the austerity phase (2010); the second was the "aid" to get out of the crisis (2012); from 2017 onwards we have entered into the Third Phase of the crash, with distrust and an increase of discrimination.
After the Cold War and with theorists who proclaimed "the end of history", a new phenomenon appeared that marked the 21st century: Islamist terrorism, which attacked the West and dreamed of creating a transnational caliphate. The author considers that we are, after two world wars, before the first g..
In this book, politicians, academics and first-class economists analyze the multiple faces of populism and nationalism. The authors offer an explanation of the motivations and reasons for national-populism. From this critical understanding, they articulate the proposal of a new civic patriotism. / ..
War photographer Lynsey Addario’s memoir It’s What I Do is the story of how the relentless pursuit of truth, in virtually every major theater of war in the twenty-first century, has shaped her life. What she does, with clarity, beauty, and candor, is to document, often in their most extreme moments,..
According to the Pentagon, 26,000 soldiers were sexually assaulted by their comrades in 2012, and only 376 of the cases that went to trial resulted in convictions. / Once entrevistados dan testimonio de sus historias de abuso y violaciones en el seno del ejército norteamericano. Cuando los relatos ..