Archive for September, 2005

Vegetable garden project

Sunday, September 25th, 2005

This spring-summer (2005) was the third in a row that we (my father & I) decided to grow a vegetable garden. Our motivation was diverse but main reasons were related to DIY and ecological stuff. The two previous experiences were positive but also marked by beginner’s errors we learned from and we wanted to overcome [...]

Katrina: a consequence of neoliberalism

Sunday, September 4th, 2005 / es /

Approximately one year ago, the non-mediatic hurricane ‘Ivan’, of the same category of ‘Katrina’, passed through Cuba. The cuban government did not just make recommendations but took the initiative and evacuated the whole population of the areas that were going to be affected (around 1.3 million). The material damage was enormous but no human life [...]