#Venezuela, una bomba política de antimateria.

La madre del opositor Leopoldo López habla con su hijo preso a 300m de distancia Cuando una partícula de materia se encuentra con su correspondiente homóloga de antimateria, se aniquilan mutuamente y liberan inmensas cantidades de energía. Éste es el fundamento del motor de antimateria y puede también ser utilizado para la confección de un … Continue reading #Venezuela, una bomba política de antimateria.

6 lessons learned from Venezuela’s Chavism that might help you during the Trump administration

Despite of what the title might suggest, this is not a partisan article, or an attempt to sway your political position, but a friendly advice from somebody who has spent many years engaging with "political opposition" and who has experienced first hand the frustration of arguing to no end with people I appreciate, but cannot agree … Continue reading 6 lessons learned from Venezuela’s Chavism that might help you during the Trump administration

¡Feliz Año en el Exterior! Carta a mis hermanos y primos (y amigos) fuera de Venezuela.

Para mí, este es el Fin de Año número 16 desde que me mudé a EE.UU., de esos 16, 15 los he recibido en el teléfono o en Skype y uno en Venezuela. Para algunos de Uds. la historia es la misma, algunos de Uds. han experimentado esto unas pocas veces y algunos de Uds. … Continue reading ¡Feliz Año en el Exterior! Carta a mis hermanos y primos (y amigos) fuera de Venezuela.

Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving everyone! I'm thankful for people of hope, for those who put their life on the line to fight against injustice & corporate greed in North Dakota, those who join to fight against oppressive systems and ideologies, those who are willing to stand by whoever is being bullied, those who carry a meaningful pin … Continue reading Happy Thanksgiving!

There is no 3rd Party option & we need to come to terms with this reality, but it could be in our future. 

I do not like being negative about things, but sometimes I believe that a "crude" face to face with reality is more valuable than keeping false hopes. I also believe that as a Philosopher it's my duty to disagree with any given group of people at any given time (insert ironic emoticon here). The 3rd … Continue reading There is no 3rd Party option & we need to come to terms with this reality, but it could be in our future. 

Venezuelans and the Trump Déjà Vu

Side note: I just read some comments on a, better written, but similar article making this same comparison. I have to admit I'm a bit taken aback by the attempt of some people (Venezuelans or not) to switch the equation comparing Clinton to Chávez and basing some of their argument on the alleged "leftists" ideals … Continue reading Venezuelans and the Trump Déjà Vu

Entrevista a Monseñor Lückert #Venezuela

El ahora arzobispo de Falcón, sigue, como lo ha hecho toda su vida, expresando la verdad del que se siente servidor de la Palabra, es decir, al servicio del necesitado, al servicio de la Verdad y de las verdades aun cuando no sean las verdades que queramos escuchar. Vale la pena ver esta corta entrevista.