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A bilingual literary cabaret in London July 27, 2015 09:37

A bilingual literary cabaret in London

  Hispano-American and English artists have a date for a day of artistic and cultural exchange, which will feature various arts from story-telling to [...]
 
Panama: The “indignados” indigenous of Barro Blanco July 27, 2015 08:42

Panama: The “indignados” indigenous of Barro Blanco

The protests of the Ngäbe Buglé people have been happening every day and have finally managed to draw the attention of the media and [...]
 
Mexico and the U.S: the implication of the Chapo’s escape July 27, 2015 08:39

Mexico and the U.S: the implication of the Chapo’s escape

Weeks after his spectacular escape from Altiplano prison, Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán, head of drugs cartel Sinaloa, is still casting a long shadow over [...]
 
 
Yarl’s Wood: a nightmare decade July 21, 2015 05:22

Yarl’s Wood: a nightmare decade

A series of reports documents the harassment, abuse and rape suffered by female inmates at the hands of officials in the British detention centre. [...]
 
The Prisma under attack: we  need your help July 21, 2015 00:13

The Prisma under attack: we need your help

The Prisma is asking our readers to consider making a monthly gift of  £5 (U$8) to £10 (U$16) or more. Or just make a [...]
 
A new objective: persecution of non-EU immigrants in UK July 20, 2015 23:04

A new objective: persecution of non-EU immigrants in UK

An increase in the salary thresholds, new limits on work permits, introduction of new taxes for companies that take on immigrants… these are some [...]
 
 
Racism and  hatred still alive in the US July 20, 2015 19:47

Racism and hatred still alive in the US

The massacre in a church in Charleston, South Carolina brought back painful memories of racism and intolerance embedded in North American society. People, it [...]
 
What is a terrorist? July 20, 2015 19:47

What is a terrorist?

It is the question that the mass media is trying to answer following the shooting in a church in Charleston, USA, in which a [...]
 
African children: spoils for torture, abuse, sex and death July 20, 2015 18:11

African children: spoils for torture, abuse, sex and death

Every year in Africa, groups of children are taken captive by armed groups in search of media attention, to strengthen their respective trading portfolios, [...]
 
 
What can we learn from ‘oxi’? July 13, 2015 23:59

What can we learn from ‘oxi’?

Greece’s economic and social situation has been increasingly deteriorating in the last five years. The acceptation of austerity measures that were part of the [...]
 
Aboriginals, homosexuality and AIDS: taboo in Mexico July 13, 2015 10:13

Aboriginals, homosexuality and AIDS: taboo in Mexico

It is difficult to be homosexual and HIV positive in a country like Mexico, and it is even more so among the indigenous population [...]
 
Immigrants who do not seek paradise but flee from hell July 13, 2015 10:11

Immigrants who do not seek paradise but flee from hell

Marina is so named because she was born at sea, in an Italian patrol boat surrounded by more than 600 people trying to reach [...]
 
 
A partial victory July 13, 2015 10:11

A partial victory

The defeat of the Troika in Greece amounts to a head-on rejection of the way the European project is being moved forward at present. [...]
 
Oil in Colombia:  exhausted resources July 6, 2015 18:33

Oil in Colombia: exhausted resources

The global oil price crisis has plunged Colombia into deep concern over future projections. What is certain, is that there is a consistent trend [...]
 
The US and its reticence in attacking Muslim extremists July 6, 2015 13:50

The US and its reticence in attacking Muslim extremists

Nearly a year after it began, the coalition campaign led by the US against Islamic State (IS) is on the receiving end of harsh [...]
 
 
 

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