<i>Orwell’s work about a dictator is the only classic novel among the 50 best-selling books in Spain in 2016.</i>
When he wrote “1984,” George Orwell wasn’t thinking about a future society, only the present. His dystopia wasn’t intended as a metaphor but as a description of the totalitarianism of the 20th [Read more]
<i>By reducing the sentence of former soldier Manning who sent documents to WikiLeaks, the outgoing president took a rare step in favor of whistleblowers.</i>
By announcing on Tuesday, Jan. 17 that he had commuted the prison sentence of whistleblower Chelsea Manning, Barack Obama achieved a tour de force, eliciting [Read more]
The Russian government, by the look of things, is trying to be in the vanguard of the fight against a worldwide Big Brother.
Without Edward Snowden’s revelations, would we have seen a global debate on mass surveillance? Would the United States have put a (admittedly limited) stop to the National Security Agency’s access to information for the first time in decades? Would we have seen the European Union’s Court of Justice invalidate a [Read more]
The controversial remarks made by Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, which are the first of their kind from an American presidential candidate, raise many questions and expose many secrets and truths for world and American public opinion.
They show the reality of the wickedness of American foreign [Read more]