Tagged: #politics

The future of money

Last week El Hombre and I attended one of the open events of London School of Economics, for old times’ sake.

The event took place within the frame of the Festival of Ideas and Actions: RESIST. It was hosted by the LES Sociology Department and it was covering the meaning and impact of RESISTANCE within the academic research, the arts, activism campaigns, politicians and society in general. It hosted events of all sorts (movies, discussions, debates, exhibitions, music…) and was free and open to all.

festival-of-ideas-and-actions

We chose the roundtable discussion titled THE FUTURE of MONEY conducted by Nigel Dood, Head of the LSE Sociology Department and with the participation of different guests actively engaged with the development of new forms of money.

future-of-money-roundtable

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Jarabe de Palo y globalización

El otro día estaba yo paseando por un parque cerca de casa con la música de Jarabe de Palo de fondo. ¡Qué grandes que son! Me encanta la guitarra, sus mezclas de estilos musicales, me encanta la voz de Pau Donés y sus letras, buenas e ideales para aquellos que estén aprendiendo español, pues son fáciles de entender.

Dejándome llevar por la nostalgia, no dejó de sorprenderme la letra de una de sus canciones, El Lado Oscuro, que empieza así: Puede que hayas nacido en la cara buena del mundo. Yo nací en la cara mala. Llevo la marca del lado oscuro.

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