The role of “translators” in Human Rights. Analysis of gender violence campaigns in Mexico City.

Sally Engle Merry’s Transnational Human Rights and Local Activism: Mapping the Middle. More specifically the concept of the “translators” and the role they play in human rights activism. I have thought of this many times, mostly in a very vague sense, and more so lately: How did the International western idea of Human Rights adapt […]

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It’s never too late

It happens to the best of us. One day you are it with the crowds, the next you are outdated. Somehow that seems to be accelerating, every day a new thing comes up, either a gadget (you mean they can really print an organ?) or an App (so, why is it a big thing to have […]

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