“Science is a beautiful story of human effort, sometimes without a clear purpose”

Science is a beautiful story of human effort sometimes without

It seems that science does not pay in Colombia. Spending on research and development barely reaches 0.2% of GDP, far from 2.4% of the OECD average. To top it off, in the General Budget the allocation to science fell 20%, a sign that many do not see it useful. But it does, as Laura Sprechmann, … Read more

A rally in Plaza de Mayo for democracy and human rights | The President confirmed to Página / 12 the act and mobilization for December 10

A rally in Plaza de Mayo for democracy and human

President Alberto Fernández confirmed to this newspaper that he will a great act in Plaza de Mayo for December 10, Human Rights Day and the 38th anniversary of the return of democracy in Argentina, after the 1976 civic-military dictatorship. On this occasion, he will be accompanied by the Vice President, Cristina Fernández de Kirchner, and … Read more

How are human judgments and decisions made?

How are human judgments and decisions made

Photo: Sushil Nash Noise. A flaw in human judgmentDaniel Kahneman, Cass R. Sunstein and Olivier SibonyTranslation by Joaquín Chamorro Mielke. Debate. Barcelona, ​​2021. 494 pages. € 22.90. Ebook: € 10.99 Daniel Kahneman, Professor of Psychology at Princeton University, received the 2002 Nobel Prize in Economics. The son of Lithuanian Jews who emigrated to Paris in … Read more

Opinion | Violence against women, HIV and Human Rights. By Ana Mansergas # OpinionVP

Opinion Violence against women HIV and Human Rights By

This weekend is located between two well-known events: that of November 25 and actions against violence against women, and that of December 1, World HIV and AIDS Day. Two ephemeris that reflect realities where Human Rights are violated. For this reason, it is important to continue making these realities visible. Today closes the first edition … Read more

Threat of dissolution for Memorial, pillar of human rights in Russia

Threat of dissolution for Memorial pillar of human rights in

First modification: 11/25/2021 – 12:08 Moscow (AFP) – The Russian Supreme Court on Thursday began studying a request for the dissolution of the central structure of the NGO Memorial, a historic pillar of the pro-democracy struggle in Russia whose ban would mark a sad milestone. The liquidation of this organization would culminate months of pressure … Read more

Human Rights: urgent request for treatment of the law against Institutional Violence

1637536575 Human Rights urgent request for treatment of the law against

Former ESMA. As in every edition, the conference seeks to share experiences and take stock of the human rights situation in every corner of the country. In total, eleven thematic commissions were organized: Trials against humanity; Mental Health and Human Rights; Communication and Human Rights; Native peoples and the right to the Land; Institutional Violence; … Read more

The Federal Meeting of Human Rights was crossed by debates on the Lucas case

1637448099 The Federal Meeting of Human Rights was crossed by debates

“We cannot allow people who do not recognize that there were crimes against humanity in this country to take office in Congress,” said Pietragalla Corti. Jurists, academics, leaders of organizations, activists and relatives of victims of institutional violence participated this Saturday in the 5th Federal Meeting of Human Rights on the premises of the former … Read more

This Friday starts SocialMed València, the Mediterranean Film, Art and Human Rights Festival

This Friday starts SocialMed Valencia the Mediterranean Film Art and

Today the program and poster for the first edition of SocialMed were presented, a festival that focuses on cinema and artistic creation related to social issues geographically and culturally linked to the Mediterranean Sea, which will take place in Valencia between 19 and 27 November. The festival will feature the participation of the 2006 Nobel … Read more

Carmen, the Ibizan woman with 8 Grammys and an Oscar: “Directing as a woman allows me to connect in a more human way”

1635117107 Carmen the Ibizan woman with 8 Grammys and an Oscar

Related news Dawn in New York. But in this story there is neither a diamond breakfast nor a long walk through Central Park. The day of Carmen Vidal (Eivissa, 1981) It begins with a black coffee and endless projects, although surprisingly it also seems like something out of a movie theater. It is precisely this … Read more