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Opinion makers or free speech platforms?

This week something unthinkable happened in the world of social networks. Twitter warned that three Trump messages contained lies or promoted violence. Last Tuesday, the president tweeted that voting by mail in California was “substantially fraudulent.” Fraud has been found and denounced over the years when ballots are mailed, but Twitter added a link under the tweet that read: “These are the facts about voting by mail,” where the ...Read full article...

The Left wants you confined, well-behaved and obedient

According to Richard Wolff, Capitalism is like a snake that eats its own tail. It is a self-destructing system that has always been at the service of elites. In a recent interview, the leftist author and graduate of some of the most important universities in the United States explained that he is not in favor of big government and that when it comes to inequality, the government is nothing ...Read full article...

Hydroxychloroquine fake news study debunked by science

More than 100 doctors and statisticians from various countries have just warned of serious irregularities in the largest study on the effectiveness of chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine against covid-19. Those responsible for the initiative have demanded that the work data be reviewed so that it is corrected or withdrawn. The study in question has caused a worldwide cataclysm around two possible treatments that just a few months ago were considered ...Read full article...

From hunger to malnutrition in one generation

The world is moving towards a picture in which the numbers of hungry are timidly declining and the number of overweight people is increasing at a worrying rate. The largest annual nutrition report highlights data such as that there is a “staggering” number of 677.6 million obese adults in the world and that 149 million children under the age of five are stunted. Experts issue two caveats: you have ...Read full article...

Confined emotions in times of Covid-19

After months confined at home, without being able to leave with the usual liberty, except for fundamental needs or to take a walk the psychological effects of confinement are more apparent than ever. The reality of our new life is that 90% are, at this time, locked up inside our minds. This situation not only affects adults but children as well. How does a teenager or a child live ...Read full article...

Being patient is not the privilege of saints

Facing the wait with a good attitude is not a frequent characteristic of mortals, but it is not a virtue of the soul, either. Science defends its importance as a psychological protection factor in stressful situations, but developing this quality is difficult, even more so in the uncertainty of confinement. The good thing is that there are ways of cultivating the art of patience, and of maintaining some control ...Read full article...

China threatens Australia over Coronavirus questions

China’s Ambassador to Australia Cheng Jingye has hinted at a possible boycott of some Australian products, such as wine, if the Australian government insists on asking for more transparency from its Chinese counterpart. “If this is going to get worse, people are going to wonder if it’s worth going to a country that is not as friendly to China as it seems; they may wonder why they should drink ...Read full article...

O paradoxo Covid-19: simulação ou ficção?

A nova década em que vivemos parece estar caminhando para um futuro social e tecnológico desastroso. As perguntas que mais e mais as pessoas se perguntam são se a vida é real ou se é uma simulação e se existe uma maneira de distinguir fato de ficção. Um paradoxo é uma afirmação que, apesar de parecer razoável, porque se baseia em premissas aceitáveis, na verdade, leva a uma conclusão ...Read full article...

La paradoja del Covid-19: ¿simulación o realidad?

La nueva década en la que vivimos parece avanzar hacia un desastroso futuro social y tecnológico. La pregunta que se hacen cada vez más personas, es si la vida es real o si es una simulación y cómo podemos distinguir los hechos de la ficción. Una paradoja es una declaración o proposición que, a pesar del razonamiento sólido (o aparentemente sólido) de premisas aceptables, lleva a una conclusión que ...Read full article...

The Covid-19 Paradox: Simulation or Reality?

The new decade in which we live seems to be moving towards a disastrous social and technological future. The questions that more and more people ask themselves are if life is real or if it is a simulation, and if there is a way to distinguish fact from fiction. A paradox is a statement or proposition that, despite sounding reasonable, because it is based on acceptable premises, actually leads ...Read full article...

Quais são as consequências emocionais do confinamento?

Estar separado de parentes e amigos tem consequências que nunca são abordadas pelos profissionais de saúde durante suas aparições públicas. A duração do confinamento é prolongada e muitas pessoas podem estar sofrendo emocionalmente. Nem mesmo os áudios do WhatsApp, as videochamadas e as chamadas telefônicas servem como alívio para as pessoas que não podem abraçar seus pais, irmãos e amigos há várias semanas. Quando a razão da separação física ...Read full article...

Diga Adeus à Globalização

A era da dependência parcial ou total acabou. A lição mais importante que o mundo aprendeu e que as nações começarão a colocar em prática é que a auto-suficiência é fundamental. As ruas desertas se encherão novamente e deixaremos nossas tocas, iluminadas pela luz das telas, piscando com alívio. Mas, o mundo será diferente de como o imaginamos no que pensávamos ser em tempos normais. Esta não é uma ...Read full article...

What are the emotional consequences of confinement?

Being separated from relatives and friends has consequences that are never addressed by health care professionals during their public appearances. The duration of confinement is prolonged and many people may be suffering emotionally. Not even WhatsApp audios, video calls and phone calls serve as relief for people who have not hugged their parents, siblings and friends for several weeks. When the reason for the physical disunity between family or ...Read full article...

Kiss globalization Goodbye

The era of partial or total dependency is over. The most important lesson the world has learned, and that nations will begin to put into practice, is that self-sufficiency is always paramount. The deserted streets will fill up again and we will leave our burrows illuminated by the light of the screens blinking with relief. But the world will be different from how we imagined it in what we ...Read full article...

Raise your children successfully in times of Coronavirus

The current situation that we are experiencing with the coronavirus is having and will continue to have, very significant repercussions at all levels. I think no one denies that the coronavirus will be a turning point at some levels. But what about our boys and girls? Who takes care of them, who thinks about them and who covers their basic emotional and social needs? Why can’t children go outside? ...Read full article...