Javier Soto

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Hermann Hesse on the Three Types of Readers and Why the Most Transcendent Form of Reading Is Non-reading

“At the hour when our imagination and our ability to associate are at their height, we really no longer read what is printed on the paper but swim in a stream of impulses and inspirations that reach us from what we are reading.”<p>Categories are how we navigate the world, for better or for worse — …

40 years ago the US sent Mexico into a financial crisis — and it transformed the narcotics industry

<i>In this excerpt from A Narco History: How the United States and Mexico Jointly Created the Mexican Drug War, coauthors Carmen Boullosa and Mike Wallace</i> <i>explain how the US and Mexico jointly created the Mexican Drug War.</i><p>In the mid 1970s, the United States had added to its woes of recession those of …

Why Germany needs migrants more than UK

<b>There is an economic and demographic backdrop to the differential policies towards asylum-seekers of Germany and the UK - to Germany's relatively open door, that compares with the UK's heavily fortified portal (which will be opened just a bit by David Cameron later today).</b><p>The two relevant points …

Las mejores aplicaciones de la semana (XCI): Android, iOS y Windows Phone

Fieles a nuestra cita dominical, os traemos a Hipertextual la recopilación con las mejores aplicaciones de la semana para tu smartphone o tablet, ya …

Videojuegos que debes tener en tu móvil o tablet (III)

Si estáis buscando nuevos juegos que añadir a tu teléfono o tablet, volvemos con una nueva edición de nuestra recomendación de juegos para …

Mexico's wage crisis is so bad 'that it violates what’s stipulated in the Constitution'

At the end of 2014, Mexico's 16 billionaires were worth an average of nearly $9 billion.<p>That same year, the bottom 20% of Mexicans — nearly 25 million people — were worth an average of $80.<p>Economic hardship is widespread in Mexico, which is home to more than 120 million people, more than half of …

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Los 56 mejores tuits de personas que jamás tuvieron cuenta en Twitter

Twitter sólo tiene nueve años de historia, por lo que muchos perdieron la oportunidad de compartir breves muestras de ingenio a través de esta red …

Debt Ridden Nations

And you thought the U.S. was better? The biggest debt burdened nations are all rich, which is perhaps why they're rich in the first place: leverage. But within the emerging market nations, China is catching up. Who would expect otherwise? It is the second largest economy after the U.S. However, …

Greece Really Should Leave The Euro, The Economics Is Entirely Clear Here

That Greece should leave the euro is something that is pretty much established as the revealed truth in Anglo-Saxon economic and commentary circles. Sadly it is not so established either in European economic circles nor in any political ones. European economics seems to be almost deluded on this …

4 Tips to Help You Get the Perfect Exposure in Your Photographs

In photography, light is everything. However, the most important element thing to remember is the amount of light that should be utilized in creating …

Te me volviste ajena...

Te me volviste olvido en medio de los recuerdos.<p>Te me volviste silencio en medio de la música.<p>Te me volviste nostalgia en medio de la alegría.<p>Te me volviste dolor en medio del bien.<p>Te me volviste lágrima en medio de la sonrisa.<p>Te me volviste ajena cuando pensé que ya eras mía.<p><b>Oscar A. Güity</b><p><b>@silenciosdeti</b><p>#México #Poesía #Olvido #Silencio #Nostalgia #Dolor #Lágrima #Ajena

Bertrand Russell on Immortality, Why Religion Exists, and What “The Good Life” Really Means

“There are forces making for happiness, and forces making for misery. We do not know which will prevail, but to act wisely we must be aware of both.”<p><b>Bertrand Russell</b> (May 18, 1872–February 2, 1970) is one of humanity’s most grounding yet elevating thinkers, his writing at once lucid and luminous. …

Oil Takes A Dive: Great For U.S. Consumers, Terrible For Russia And Venezuela

The price for West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude — a benchmark for oil produced in the U.S. — is even lower, around $69 per barrel.<p>"The general rule is that each penny decline in gasoline prices adds a little more than $1 billion to consumers' discretionary income," according to Citigroup.<p>Even …

Oil

Las mejores ofertas del Black Friday que no te puedes perder

¡Llego el día! Si llevas tiempo pensando en comprar un nuevo smartphone, un ordenador, un televisor... hoy es el mejor momento. Se celebra el Black …

RT @quotesyes: "The difference between a democracy and a dictatorship is that in a democracy you vote first and take orders later.." http://t.co/UFFCnEwN98

Temperature Rising on Flipboard

By The New York Times | New York Times reporters document the climate debate and examine the evidence for global warming and its consequences.

Eric Weinstein may have found the answer to physics' biggest problems

Two years ago, a mathematician and physicist whom I've known for more than 20 years arranged to meet me in a bar in New York. What he was about to …

Se presenta el XXXV Foro Internacional de Música Nueva

Viernes, 10 de mayo de 2013 12:55<p>El Foro Internacional de Música Nueva Manuel Enríquez o FIMNME, a presentarse del 17 de mayo al 9 de junio, es un …