Today, we will discuss about a very recent phenomenon that has shocked everyone from every political and ideological scope: Donald Trump’s victory in the US election in 2016. It is clear that President Trump represents the Republican Party, but can we consider him as a paradigm of Republicanism in the US? And what is even more important, is he representative of a broader movement towards the far right, or just a character that looks for national interests in a period of global crisis? Jerelyn Dsouza and Sebastian Blanco are speaking for Donald Trump, whereas in front of them we have Rocío González and Vicente Giner, who wish to emphasize the controversies and contradictions of Donald Trump’s program.
We have just finished discussing the rise of the far-right parties when now we must address another phenomenon that is related to it: the refugee crisis in Europe. In recent times we have become familiar with news of thousands of people dying in the Mediterranean; we have seen people escaping their home countries just because […]