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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 [...]
 
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 [...]
 
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. [...]
 
Workers at Debenhams: on the poverty line July 6, 2015 02:41

Workers at Debenhams: on the poverty line

Whilst many companies in London are becoming richer, their refusal to pay salaries in accordance with the standard of living in the capital remains [...]
 
 
Death of a Gentleman… The uncertain future of cricket July 6, 2015 01:39

Death of a Gentleman… The uncertain future of cricket

It is the second most popular sport in the world, representing identity and tradition for thousands of its fans. So what would happen if [...]
 
The massacre in Gaza one year on June 30, 2015 08:32

The massacre in Gaza one year on

On the 8th of July it will be one year since 2,200 Palestinians were murdered. To mark the date, Friends of Al Aqsa are [...]
 
Y Wladfa, Welsh Patagonia June 30, 2015 07:36

Y Wladfa, Welsh Patagonia

On the 7th of July, London will host celebrations to mark the 150th anniversary of Welsh settlement in Patagonia. A Catholic mass will be [...]
 
 
The UK: “United” or not to… Europe? June 29, 2015 00:47

The UK: “United” or not to… Europe?

Beyond the general elections, tension and surprise have not diminished in the United Kingdom, with increasingly strong calls to announce the referendum on remaining [...]
 
“Be Festival”, this summer in the UK June 22, 2015 12:27

“Be Festival”, this summer in the UK

Artists from all four corners of the European continent will offer up a spectacle of theatre, dance, visual arts and music; inspired by the [...]
 
Summer cine in England June 22, 2015 00:31

Summer cine in England

The indie film production company Soda Films is bringing 12 films to premiere this summer.   Titles like Phoenix, The Goob, or Shooting for [...]
 
 
Pilger and the war hidden by the media June 14, 2015 00:02

Pilger and the war hidden by the media

The documentary “The war you don’t see” will be screened on the 24th of June, showing the role that press and propaganda has taken [...]
 
End austerity now June 14, 2015 00:01

End austerity now

A demonstration has been organised for the 20th of June to denounce for the austerity policies that have been in place for the last [...]
 
Origins Festival: Native Americans in London June 8, 2015 22:04

Origins Festival: Native Americans in London

Throughout this event, the focal point of discussion will be indigenous communities and the significance of the culture, food and the LGBT experience. The [...]
 
 
 

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