World & Society

Disaster in Mexico DF: an update and how to help

On September 19 at around 2 o’clock, Mexico City and its surrounding areas were hit with a 7.1 magnitude earthquake. The epicentre of this earthquake was found in the neighbouring state of Puebla. While the magnitude of this earthquake may not be of much concern other countries that are already well-prepared to such disasters, such […]

Culture & Religion World Politics & Affairs

Review: The Open Veins of Latin America

Disclaimer: This is a re-adaptation and translation of a book review I wrote for one of my graduate seminars back in 2015. My assignment was originally written in Spanish. This article’s purpose is to provide a review of a relevant work in the history and politics of Latin America for those who want to learn […]