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The Other January 23rd

The Other January 23rd

THE OTHER JANUARY 23rd Venezuelan crisis has reached a new high as tensions escalate with the international community and the opposition joining efforts furthering in the isolation of Nicolas Maduro and his regime. On January 10th, the day set by the constitution,...

LASA and the human rights debate among scholars

LASA and the human rights debate among scholars

The Latin American Studies Association is one of the most important academic forums for Latin American scholars around the world. An assembly of a broad representation of scholars from many disciplines with interests in Latin America. On the occasion of the 2021...

Crisis de la metafísica de la democracia*

Crisis de la metafísica de la democracia*

“Si se hubiera de definir la democracia podría hacerse diciendo que es la sociedad en la cual no sólo es permitido, sino exigido, el ser persona.” María  Zambrano   La democracia es una etiqueta descriptiva (praxis) que no necesariamente refleja el ideal que...