Skip to content

Judicial System

Columns & Blogs

Photo: Ian Lee

Friends and cuisine

AT THE ENTRY OF THE PASTRY Arlequin in Bogota, there's a sign that says: "Eating and drinking holds body and soul together".
Read more

Wikileak and international order

Many are worried about the fate the current international order may face with the publication, realized by the organization Wikileaks, of thousands of diplomat cables from the Unites States.
Read more

El Tiempo’s pro-government stance

In the book "Almost all the truth," María Isabel Rueda asks Enrique Santos the following: Would you say El Tiempo today has a pro-government stance but is politically asexual?. The interviewee responds, "El Tiempo defends the establishment, make no mistake about that. But it has nothing to do with it being politically asexual. If anything, it is coherent and manfully pro-government. "
Read more

Educational apartheid

Social life depends, to a large extent, on the achievement of people's basic expectations: buy a house, get a retirement, educate their children. All these are reasons that people have to live in society and accept its game rules.
Read more

Abortion and life

IT IS HARD TO ASSEMBLE A serious public policy discussion with people that only obey their religious convictions.
Read more

For a serious discussion

I always read with interest Alejandro Gaviria' op-eds and I share his concern for improving the quality of national public debate, too biased by opinions that, as he says, "confuse experience with militancy, discourse with analysis, and consistency with paranoia. "
Read more

Conservative anti-elitism

It's a long list of reasons that help explain the recent electoral defeat of President Obama.
Read more

The game of life

IN THE GAME OF LIFE, Daniel Santos sang as follows: "Four doors are open / For those who have no money / The hospital and the jail / The church and the cemetery."
Read more

More about race and independence

IN MY OP-ED last week I spoke of Columbus Day and tried to explain the significance for Latin America of the Spanish conquest and how much we are still tied to the colonial world.
Read more
Powered by swapps
Scroll To Top