Cruz Azul revives dream of direct league to the coast of America

Cruz Azul beat América 2-1 in the last play of the game with a goal from Jonathan Rodríguez. Before the ‘Cabecita’, Roberto Alvarado had scored for the Machine, while for the Eagles Federico Viñas. The Machine warned from the first moments of the game that it would go out to look for the rival goal, … Read more

David Diop revives the Enlightenment and reopens the wounds of slavery

Portrait of the botanist Michel Adanson (1727-1806). 19th century colorized engraving. © BIANCHETTI / LEEMAGE “The Door of the No Return Journey”, by David Diop, Seuil, 256 p., € 19, digital € 14. The magnificent success of Soul brother (Seuil, 2018), which traces the fate of a Senegalese rifleman during the First World War, would … Read more

Your Honor: Season Two; Showtime Revives Bryan Cranston Limited Drama Series – canceled + renewed TV shows

by Trevor Kimball, August 24, 2021 (Photo: Skip Bolen/Showtime) Michael Desiato is returning from the TV graveyard. Showtime has reversed an earlier decision and renewed the Your Honor TV series for a second season. Bryan Cranston will return to star in season two which will air in 2022. The first season of the Your Honor … Read more

The Arc de triomphe packaged by Christo and Jeanne-Claude revives the democratic debate on contemporary art in public space

“The Arc de triomphe encapsulated”, being installed in Paris, on September 15th. LEWIS JOLY / AP A few meters from the large gray sheet, she first says that she has no words, but they come quickly: “Astonishing, abject, an infamy. “ Isabelle, 53, may love the arts: the packaging of the Arc de Triomphe does … Read more

In Poland, the refugee crisis in the east revives the migration debate

Polish soldiers erect a fence on the border between Poland and Belarus, near the village of Nomiki, Poland on August 26, 2021. KACPER PEMPEL / REUTERS An emblematic figure of the anti-communist opposition, calling the Polish border guards a “Pack of dogs”, and causing an almost general outcry, a member of the largest opposition party … Read more