Devil’s Advocate

We can’t breathe!

Only yesterday, the entire world was consumed with concern about a virus. One called COVID-19,…

A breath, a possibility and a warning

Now that parts of the world are beginning to tentatively stick their heads out of…

Our Veracruz quarantine

The virus caught us in Mexico, in the Port of Veracruz. Our intentions of getting…

A Boomer Doomer Virus?

In the midst of the health emergency that we are living, with more time on…

Solidarity in the times of coronavirus

“Here comes the plague, she likes to dance, and when she’s rocking around, she’s the…

The view from next door

“Aye! How nice it’s to fly, aye sweet momma!” The first words from “La Bruja”…

Thou shall discuss neither Religion nor Politics

When we were children and life was still wide open before us, they asked about…

Claim big

A few years ago, when I taught a class at San Francisco State University called…

Column: Who are the real vandals?

In these past two months, massive and militant protests against the neoliberal ideology and its…

The Right to live in Peace

In the last few weeks, Chile has been rocked by protests. By now, many among…