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Toni Kroos did enrage fans of mexicans on Twitter by a comment qualified as a derogatory



The midfielder of the soccer team of Germany, Toni Kroos, was involved in a controversy in their social networks then send a tweet where she claimed that in Mexico was not available a service of streaming to be able to see your documentary.

It all started when a user asked the player of Real Madrid where I could watch the documentary that premiered in 2019 on your life. Kroos, of 30 years, he quoted the message from a user called Fernando and he said: “I don’t think you have Amazon Prime in Mexico. All the options are here,” he said, pointing to his own web site.

The message unleashed the fury of the fans mexicans, who described her comment as “racist” and “classist”. The message accumulated thousands of responses, the vast majority from users mexicans who attacked, insulted, and in other cases only mocked the selected teutonic.

“It’s a lack of respect, you see that you think that Mexico is a place that clearly you do not know, very racist of your part”, stated a user. “So are you, believe that they are superior and others do not have nothing important,” said another.

Your message accumulates four times more interactions that a tweet by the average of the former Bayern Munich in their home country. Among them, stand out teasing the fans of the “Tri” sent him, with respect to the match that the aztecs will beat the europeans in the World cup of Russia 2018.

“I’m seeing this on Amazon,” said one person, who added the goal that Hirving Lozano performed at the Olympic Stadium in Luzhniki in June 2018, with which the mexicans won 1-0 to Germany in the debut world cup for both.

At that time, the teutons arrived as the big favorite. They were the defending champions (they won the World Cup in Brazil in 2014) and for the “Tri” the mainschaft had always been their bête noir: the had been removed in duels elimination on two occasions (1986 and 1998), in addition to a win 6-0 in group stage in 1978.

However, the americans took the victory and started with the debacle in germany. The europeans were eliminated in the group stage of the tournament, something that was not happening since more than six decades ago. “Yes, we have Amazon and we also have the three points”, it reminded him of a user.

Others, for example, recalled the victory of Mexico in the World cup Sub 17, 2011, when the aztecs were hosts of the event. At that time, the germans faced the local in the semi-finals at the Victoria Stadium in Torreon.

The teutons won the match 2-1, but Mexico reacted, tied the duel, and, on the end of the regular time, took the victory with the goal by Julio Gomez, who scored in an attempt to chilean the third and final of both the duel.

The mexican fans named it “The Mummy”, because minutes before his goal, Gomez had been about to get out of the game by a hard hit on his head, which caused a strong cut, and he was wearing a bulky bandage.

“Still ardidos”, noted a user of the social network, in reference to the two defeats, the most important for Mexico to face Germany. “Of course, we have Amazon Prime, but I prefer to see the match of the World cup,” concluded another.

However, Kroos has not responded in your social networks about the topic and has continued sending messages to Twitter without considering that in Mexico caused quite a stir.

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He grew up under the dictatorship Korean and took personal experiences to tell the story “Parasite”: the life of Bong Joon-ho before the glory at the Oscars




Although fluent in English, Bong refused to talk about it in this awards season, and went to his translator in each delivery. In Korean, thanked and was excited, and even he dedicated to Martin Scorsese his prize staff, in recognition that ended with the entire film industry applauding standing, their top idol, who came to the Oscars with The irish.

The soul of the Parasite is its director, the man of the moment: Bong Joon-ho has just opened a new chapter in the seventh art, and his career came to a standstill to middle age.

Born in the bosom of a middle-class family in south korea says that he grew up watching channel of the united States Armed Forces in Korea. Before entering the university to study Sociology, had his passage through the mandatory military service while the country was under a military dictatorship. It is said that Bong faced the police armed and throwing molotov cocktails, while flirting with the film academy.

In those years of college was the guardian of a teenage boy from a millionaire family, as is the case with the character of Parasite played by actor Choi Woo-Shik. “I imagined what would happen if you bring my friends to that house,” said Joon-ho some months ago to the magazine Vanity Fair. Even if the first job does not last too long -it was two days because they talked much-she served as material for his future film.

Fanatic of the cinema of Alfred Hitchcock, Bong took many elements of Psychosis to the film Parasite: the staircase of the mansion of the Park was inspired by the home of the Bates.

Parasites is a film to see many times because it portrays a world that we all know in any place of the world where we live and that many times is overlooked. It speaks to us of human relationships between families, between social classes of the despair that leads to not having money, of the need to maintain a certain status. It also shows the poverty with its craftiness and vivezas, the stoked used to draw a minimal slice of a cake that always plays the part of girl.

And it shows the rich who live in the bubble of opulence, and that by this condition can be easily fooled. Speaking of submission, of deception, of disappointment, of despair, of fear, of discrimination, of class division and family roles. You can be in South Korea, Argentina, Norway or Singapore. Are issues that we go through to all of them full of contact points in a universal way.

With more than 20-year career, the films of Bong not just at the beginning. But without a doubt Parasite inaugurated a series of projects in unexpected directions by the director a decade ago. HBO is preparing under his wing and executive produced by Adam McKay (Succession) a limited series about the film winner of the Oscar.

Bong highlighted in several interviews that, in its history, there are many loose ends for you to discover in several characters. “I know why the housewife above gets hit in the face the night of the storm-confided in an interview with The Wrap-. With the television series on Parasite I think that we will be able to create a film, expanded high-quality”.

Joon-ho also pointed out that it has many other hidden stories that was stored during the shooting of the film. Was encouraged to move forward that could tell the link of this woman with the architect of the mansion and how she knew the underground bunker. The rumors about the cast started to roll after the delivery of the Oscar, and the name of Mark Ruffalo was one of those who is mentioned as a possible part of the cast.

Prior to the release of Parasite, Bong was working on two projects: one in Korean and another in English. The first is set in Seoul, and is a mixture of genres (horror and a lot of action), while the other is a drama based on a fact, true occurred in 2016, from which they had come with nothing more than locations: United Kingdom, and the united States.

What is instructed to say Bong is that it does not enter never in the universe of superheroes. “I don’t think that Marvel wants a director as I -said in the podcast The Big Ticket-, I don’t expect any offer from them. I don’t think Marvel and I are suited for each other”.

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The scientific dissemination will miss the most small: we have shown that it is a mistake to




For decades, the institutions work to promote scientific vocations among the students pre-university. However, it is curious that the stage of Education for Children (until 6 years old) left out of these efforts. There are very few educational practices and initiatives that consider children as subjects of their disclosure strategies.

The reasons are multiple. For a start, the collective imaginary has been established gradually an idea was distorted and impoverished childhood, building a perception puerilizada of the same: “The creatures do not understand anything”.

This thought is reinforced by the fact that the child does not have, at these ages, a domain of instrumental reading, writing and calculation, which presents an added challenge to learning science. It is a topic that is considered too complex for the capabilities of learning of pupils of Children. Therefore, it is advisable to approach it in later stages.

Those who think so forget that science is also a method, critical thinking, and even values. Also forget that neuroscience shows us the enormous plasticity of the brain at these ages; it reveals that, according to the stimulation that you offer to boys and girls, will have a neural network that is more or less rich. A person 4 years does not need to understand in all its complexity, the Theory of General Relativity, but is itself able to assume that science is able to radically change the way you think.

If it is rare to find initiatives of scientific dissemination in childhood, it is much more difficult to find practices in the early childhood classrooms that will disclose the work of science from a gender perspective.

To this end, the research group Impacts of the University of Córdoba we designed the project Infaciencia: girls of today the scientists of tomorrow, which runs from 2017. With it, we hope to:

In these two years we have worked with ten early Childhood Education centers, Elementary and Special Education, and concerted public, Cordoba and Seville. We have managed to bring science closer to 513 school 3 to 6 years, and Special Education. The total number of participants, if we add parents, teachers, and professors is 951. Nearly a thousand people of all ages, from schools, teacher training centres and the university itself, determined to show that it is possible to consider science nothing more to enter the school.

Our experiment informative and has allowed the pupils to investigate for yourself the life and work of 15 scientific professional fields, ranging from primatology to archaeology, through the biology and chemistry. After that, they presented their results in the giant book of The scientific with the eyes of childhood.

The most important thing is that we have been allowed to put to the test active learning methodologies with the teachers and students in training. We have obtained evidence that experience science with the creatures works.

As a conclusion, we can say that the boys and girls of 3 to 6 years old can and should explore the science. To do this can take advantage of their natural curiosity and their particular way of being in the world in imagining creative alternatives and explore new ways to conquer knowledge, unknown.

Make an inquiry science from early Childhood Education allows the smaller ones to be placed differently to the knowledge. Also to gain confidence, to understand that research is a human activity, contextual, and collective. Therefore, they will assume from an early age that have to be viewed not only as consumers of knowledge, but have the challenge of generating new knowledge.

In these ages, that is when they are defining their identity, they can not usurp the right to forge a conception of science to an inclusive one that incorporates the female talent. Must study the value of women who have had to overcome multiple obstacles in order to occupy a space in the science, traditionally reserved for men. Offer scientific models, female will seduce girls to identify with women exciting, who will act as role models. So I open windows for dreaming up new professional horizons, away from social norms and sexist.

By Rosario Mérida Serrano (Professor of Didactics and School Organization, University of Cordoba).

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The interim government of Venezuela denounced the “forced disappearance” of the uncle of president John Guaidó




The interim government of Venezuela denounced this Tuesday night the “enforced disappearance” of Juan José Marquez, the uncle of president John Guaidó, who accompanied the contractor on his return to the country after his international tour.

“We denounce the disappearance of Juan Jose Marquez, the uncle of the President (E) Guaidó, who accompanied the president on the plane at the time of arrival to Venezuela”, he wrote on Twitter the Center of National Communication. “Responsible Nicolás Maduro and Frank Quintero, director of security at the International Airport of Maiquetia for their physical integrity”.

“We denounce the forced disappearance, and we demand his release,”wrote the President.

The interim government added that Marquez was accompanying the President in charge in his return to the country and that “after passing with normal Migration, and when about to leave, it was retained for a supposed review by the Seniat”, the venezuelan customs. “Taking advantage of the chaos in the airport caused by the violence of the dictatorship, retained the lord Marquez as the President was leaving”, wrote the interim government.

According to the account of the Presidency, family members of Marquez “reported that they communicated with them and told them that only demanded him to sign some papers to retire”. However, from that time “didn’t get to know him.”

The return of Guaidó to Venezuela unleashed an apparent intensification of repression of the regime of Maduro against the contractor in charge, their relatives and supporters.

In a document addressed to the Ministry of Foreign affairs, the interim government reported that “after the successful tour of the presidential by Colombia, the United Kingdom, Belgium, Switzerland, France, Spain, Canada and the united States”, the regime of Maduro “decided to perpetrate acts of violence through so-called workers of the state owned company CONVIASA, paramilitary bodies and repressors”. The government of Guaidó also denounced the arbitrary detention of the “Mp Deyalitza Aray , and to the four drivers of the buses that ferried the parliamentarians” and that he was “prevented” the step to the Deputies at the Airport.

Also, the National Assembly denounced the arbitrary arrest of the collaborators in the production of the event that took place in the Plaza Bolivar, the centre of Caracas, where Guaidó gave a speech after his arrival.

Assault at the airport

The opposition leader arrived in Venezuela about 17.00 local time (21.00 GMT) and was brutally beaten by a crowd of chavistas was waiting for him at the Simon Bolivar International Airport, which serves Caracas when he returned from an international tour of 23 days.

Just came out of the air terminal, about 200 people gave him a succession of punched and beaten with blunt objects, also to his wife Fabiana Rosales and several of the deputies opponents who came to meet him.

Several journalists were also attacked and assaulted by the group of chavistas in front of dozens of agents of the National Police Bolivariana (PNB) and the Bolivarian National Guard (GNB, military police), who did not prevent these acts.

Minutes after you exit to the arrivals hall, received the blows for several minutes until we left the place in the middle of pushing and shoving in a vehicle, rugged and grey.

“Venezuela: we are already in Caracas. I bring the commitment of the free world, willing to help us to restore democracy and freedom. Starts a new time that will not admit setbacks, and that takes all of us doing what we have to do. The time came”, he wrote on Twitter before leaving the airport to go to give a speech in the center of Caracas.

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