George Orwell, pseudonym of Eric Arthur Blair, was born on 25 June 1903 in Motihari, Bengal (now Bihar), British India English novelist, essayist, and critic, his work is characterised by lucid prose, awareness of social injustice, and strong opposition to totalitarianism. His most famous novels are “Animal Farm” a satire which allegorically depicts Stalin’s betrayal of… Read More George Orwell: What’s in a Name?
Ernesto “Che” Guevara (14 June 1928 – 9 October 1967) “Las palabras que no coinciden con los hechos no son importantes”.“No soy un libertador. Los liberadores no existen. Los pueblos se liberan solos”.“La democracia no es compatible con la oligarquía financiera”.“Los verdaderos revolucionarios se adornan por dentro, no por fuera” “Le parole che non corrispondono… Read More El “Che”
Margaret Fuller – born on 23rd of May 1810 – was an American writer and critic one of the earliest supporters of the women’s rights movement.She was the first professional woman journalist of note in America and wrote influential essays on various social issues some of which were collected in the book “Papers on Literature… Read More Margaret Fuller: an American in Rome