The DGT puts 21,823 fines for speeding in seven days

The Directorate General of Traffic takes stock of its latest campaign to control excess speed, which took place between April 16 and 22. The campaign was part of an international initiative, led by the International Traffic Police Organization, of which the Traffic Group of the Civil Guard is a member,…

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You who stayed at home

To those who are not aware of being every day a little more drowned, those who do not feel the weight of the chains, the gullible, the alienated, those who on May 1 have stayed at home. To all of them I dedicate these brief words. A small scream trying…

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The Black Dolphin: The toughest Russian prison

One of the safest prisons in the world. Specially designed to meet all the demands of the most ruthless murderers, psychopaths and other types. They are inspected every 15 minutes in their cells. They walk blindfolded and crouched in transfers. Sharing 4.5 square meters in pairs. With the minimum rights.…

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2017: increasingly poor

“The best moment in the economic history of Spain,” as Minister Cristobal Montoro recently defined it, with an annual GDP growth of more than 3% in the last two years, continues to leave behind millions of Spaniards. The improvement in macroeconomic data contrasts with the living conditions of citizens who,…

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What are the video games that deserve to be in a museum?

Since 2015, The Strong Museum has been organizing a worldwide vote through which video game enthusiasts vote for those who believe they should be part of the World Video Game Hall of Fame. Since then, 16 titles have been selected to be part of this hall of fame, after passing…

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The tobacco industry knew the scientific keys to addiction

The tobacco industry has been aware since 1960 of the addiction that nicotine causes in the consumer. However, it was not until the year 2000, after decades of public denial, when the company Philip Morris admitted that this substance is one of the main factors causing dependence on smokers, as…

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Things to do in the ghostly Detroit

In 2013 Detroit declared bankruptcy, being the largest city in the United States to qualify for bankruptcy. At that time I had about 18 trillion dollars in debts and responsibilities. Unemployment, lack of opportunities and crime all wrapped up. I recently visited the city for the fourth time and have…

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And the most macho country in Europe is … cold, cold

Eight out of ten Bulgarians consider that the most important role of a woman is to take care of the house and the family, while only 17% do not agree with this statement, according to a survey on ‘Gender Equality’ carried out by the Eurobarometer during June 2017. The percentages…

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