viernes, 30 de diciembre de 2011

Fortalezas de México según Krauze

Les comparto este artículo publicado hoy por Bloomberg: Mexico’s Strengths Still Peak Through Gloom: Enrique Krauze

"...Mexico is a country that measures its time in centuries and even in millennia, but not in the same way as Egypt or Greece.
In this sense, it is perhaps more like India. Both are complex countries blessed by and burdened with history. Like India, Mexico is premodern, modern, postmodern and antimodern. And sometimes it is all of those things at the same time.
Such cultural wealth is a great asset. And despite our real problems (especially crime and poverty), if we can finally confront and subdue what is wrong with us and continue to expand the economy -- within a democratic framework -- our nation could retain the strengths of its past while moving toward the future..."