We do not deserve a head of state that behaves like the U.S. president’s pet lap poodle.
The Bayonne attack is a good example of how a conspiracy theory, with no factual basis, fed by social media and by politicians in the media, can end up triggering tragedy.
The end of Baghdadi is undoubtedly an asset to Trump.
The young activists show that there is an existential threat in the global ecological crisis.
The CEO of Amazon, Jeff Bezos, announced significant improvements in his facial analysis software this week. Amazon Rekognition can now identify emotions such as fear and anger in the face of any person subjected to cameras linked to the program. The new functions already allow American police to detect more subtle [Read more]
If Brazil deserved criticism when it was ruled by the Worker Party (Partido dos Trabalhadores) due to its friendly policy towards Iran, helping to play others’ war drums does not align with the country’s tradition, either.
Negative interest rates defy 5,000 years of financial markets, which have always rewarded the waiting and postponement of consumption.
The act was widely symbolic and must be taken with a grain of salt.
Are we walking docilely in the direction of a society of mass surveillance in which information is manipulated to keep people under control, as the novel reflects?