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United Kingdom: Journalism and journalists on a tightrope May 24, 2015 22:55

United Kingdom: Journalism and journalists on a tightrope

Budget cuts, redundancies and limited investment in quality and varied journalism are bad for workers and are leading to the closure of several media [...]
 
“We are many”… The greatest protest in history May 17, 2015 10:08

“We are many”… The greatest protest in history

This documentary captures the moment when a global rally against the Iraq war took place, and shares analysts’ opinions of the disaster. The film [...]
 
Disabled in the UK:  helpless, rejected and marginalised May 17, 2015 10:07

Disabled in the UK: helpless, rejected and marginalised

It is clear that the elimination of social benefits for disabled people living in the UK predominantly affects the poorest of people in society [...]
 
 
“Euro-Caravan 43″ for the Ayotzinapa students May 10, 2015 20:20

“Euro-Caravan 43″ for the Ayotzinapa students

After passing through 17 European cities, representatives of the missing students in Mexico, one of the parents among them, will be holding a demonstration [...]
 
Nicaragua and the UK: A day of brotherhood in London May 10, 2015 14:20

Nicaragua and the UK: A day of brotherhood in London

A group will be meeting in Conway Hall on the 16th of May to discuss the link that exists between Great Britain and this [...]
 
Racism in English football: as ever thriving and set to stay May 4, 2015 14:18

Racism in English football: as ever thriving and set to stay

Since 2012, 350 racist incidents have been reported in the English game . The attacks are taking place in the stands, on the way [...]
 
 
Renato Rocha: accelerating understanding of diversity May 3, 2015 20:52

Renato Rocha: accelerating understanding of diversity

He is the Director of ‘Acelere’ the production by Circolombia now in London: a different way of using art as a means of social [...]
 
Gloria Lizcano: Woman, immigrant and homosexual May 3, 2015 20:09

Gloria Lizcano: Woman, immigrant and homosexual

These three conditions are difficult to bear and even more so when one person has all three of them. This Colombian woman has faced [...]
 
Talk of peace and women in Colombia April 26, 2015 21:12

Talk of peace and women in Colombia

A Colombian attorney specialising in defending women’s rights will deliver a speech in London on the 30th of April.    Her name is Claudia [...]
 
 
Amazon: war in Paradise (II) April 26, 2015 02:31

Amazon: war in Paradise (II)

According to the Brazilian Pastoral Land Commission 325 people have been murdered in the last 10 years since the US nun Dorothy Stang was [...]
 
Europe and its crisis in human figures April 20, 2015 18:56

Europe and its crisis in human figures

The austerity measures applied by nearly all European countries are creating a new map of poverty. The increase in unemployment is in particular contributing [...]
 
Revolution in a Day April 16, 2015 14:14

Revolution in a Day

  The Counterfire organisation will hold a conference, on the 18th of April, offering an introduction to the theory and the practice of radical change. [...]
 
 
Sons of Cuba April 15, 2015 15:39

Sons of Cuba

 This documentary follows the lives of three Cuban boys at the Havana boxing academy as they undergo a tough training regime in the hope [...]
 
María Linforth: “There has to be some control on immigration” April 11, 2015 15:53

María Linforth: “There has to be some control on immigration”

This statement on the part of the Ecuadorian born councillor for Southwark is directed in particular towards European immigrants. By addressing this issue, she [...]
 
Doctors from Nicaragua visit England April 6, 2015 12:48

Doctors from Nicaragua visit England

  It will happen during the National Health Conference taking place in Liverpool from the 13th to the 15th of April, according to an [...]
 
 
 

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