This book narrates the judicial odyssey that the family of Julio César Mondragón had to undertake in order to clarify the truth about his murder. The case of Julio stands out for having been the most explicit evidence of the violence used in Iguala against the students of the Ayotzinapa Institute, a..
The Mediterranean is the scene of two shameful situations: the humanitarian crisis of the drifting immigrants and the legal harassment suffered by the NGOs that try to rescue them. Sandro Veronesi climbs aboard one of the rescue boats to talk with activists. / El Mediterráneo es escenario de una si..
In the Closet of the Vatican exposes the rot at the heart of the Vatican and the Roman Catholic Church today. This brilliant and disturbing piece of investigative writing is based on five years’ authoritative research, including extensive interviews with those in power. It provides a crucial startin..
With his proverbial lucidity and the beauty of his style, Cups of Broth is the most personal work of Vicente Verdú and a sample of the philosophical and sociological thought that he propagates through pills. With this book, Verdú becomes the embodiment of the newest literary tendencies. / Cada vez ..
In this book the author traces the path of the digital insurrection. It is not a mere technological revolution, but the collapse of the paradigms of twentieth century. In just over three decades, computers, smartphones and other devices, have become essential and have changed our relationship with r..
Tobacco is the most contraband legal substance in the world, because this crime is the most profitable and implies the least risks. It is a given that cigarette smuggling helps to finance terrorism and various world conflicts, and it also encourages corruption, but authorities do not pay much attent..
Donald Trump has proclaimed himself an independent candidate without ties to vested interests. But what about his over forty years of mob connections? Why he has so carefully hidden them? Is it because he has many ties to organized crime which, if revealed, would become a serious national security t..
Robotics, virtual reality, or 3D printing will lead us to an unimaginable technological society. This outlook requires setting in motion options to limit or mitigate the effects of technological progress, since prototypes of a more intelligent species than ours are already being conceived. / El pro..
Utopia for Realists: How We Can Build the Ideal Wo
This guide to a revolutionary yet achievable utopia offers three core ideas-a universal basic income, a fifteen-hour workweek, and open borders across the globe-each of them supported by multiple studies and numerous success stories. Utopia for Realists is one of those rare books that takes you by s..
Pablo Nacach uses the sociology of everyday life to dissect the emergence of a new sensibility, understanding the term "emergency" in its double meaning: as an action and effect to emerge and as an accident or dangerous situation that requires immediate action.
En Ver y maquinar, Pablo Nacach recurr..
This book tells ten stories centered on the most vulnerable: children. In 2016, the author interviewed ten immigrants in New York and Los Angeles who entered the United States between 2011 and 2014 with the intention of reuniting with their families. / Este libro cuenta diez historias centradas en ..