On the latest elections in South America

‘You will win, but you will not win us over. You will win because you have colossal brute force, but you will not win us over, because to win someone over means to persuade. And to persuade you need something you lack in this fight: reason and right (…)’ Miguel de Unamuno, 1936…

The fourth sin of poor history, repeated in the various traditional handbooks, is its limited idea of progress…