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Objective: Stop Hinkley C October 20, 2014 01:12

Objective: Stop Hinkley C

A group of activists is collecting signatures in order to stop the construction of a nuclear power plant in the United Kingdom.   The [...]
 
Abdullah Al-Andalusi: “Gay marriage makes no sense” October 19, 2014 23:50

Abdullah Al-Andalusi: “Gay marriage makes no sense”

An expert in the Islamic world, and defender of the principles of the Q’uran, this son of a Portuguese mother and a North African [...]
 
Seven days to eliminate hate crime October 17, 2014 01:03

Seven days to eliminate hate crime

Every year since 2012 “National Hate Crime Awareness Week” has been celebrated. It is an event to commemorate victims of hate crime, killed in [...]
 
 
Argentine cinema at the London Film Festival October 16, 2014 00:26

Argentine cinema at the London Film Festival

For the 58th edition of the London Film Festival, a series of films from Argentina will be shown. The event will start on the [...]
 
Travelling from Wales to England for a better salary October 12, 2014 00:02

Travelling from Wales to England for a better salary

With the slogan “Britain needs a pay rise”, on the 18 October trade unionists will take trains to say no to Cameron’s austerity policy [...]
 
Devo Max must be achieved in Scotland October 12, 2014 00:01

Devo Max must be achieved in Scotland

On the 19th of October a march will take place in support of the administrative autonomy of Scotland, the Devo Max measure, faced by [...]
 
 
Valentina Montoya Martínez sings to free the silence October 5, 2014 03:53

Valentina Montoya Martínez sings to free the silence

A Chilean singer living in Edinburgh, her life and work are profoundly marked by her political exile to the UK in 1977, when she [...]
 
In the UK there is ‘amnesia regarding mental health problems October 4, 2014 14:18

In the UK there is ‘amnesia regarding mental health problems

One in every four people experience some form of mental ill health during the course of a year. And we are not merely talking [...]
 
Phil Miller: “Home Office is not ashamed of what they do” October 4, 2014 00:00

Phil Miller: “Home Office is not ashamed of what they do”

‘The Home Office says in public that they don’t want immigrants working because they take jobs away from British people, yet they are doing [...]
 
 
Tribute to Hetty Bower September 28, 2014 00:02

Tribute to Hetty Bower

On the 3rd of October London will pay homage to the life of the tireless British activist who passed away last November.   The [...]
 
Discussion on dementia and Alzheimer’s September 20, 2014 23:07

Discussion on dementia and Alzheimer’s

A group of experts will discuss various aspects related to both illnesses at a conference on the 23rd of September.   At the event, [...]
 
“Disability Pride” comes to UK for the first time September 20, 2014 23:00

“Disability Pride” comes to UK for the first time

On 20th September the streets of Belfast will be filled with an uncommon crowd, looking to reclaim the right to equality for disabled people. [...]
 
 
Chelsea: elitist and bohemian, with a unique history September 19, 2014 00:15

Chelsea: elitist and bohemian, with a unique history

From the aristocracy to artists, a mix of characters has endowed this part of London with a fascinating history. The district has witnessed a [...]
 
“Night of ideas”: 12 hours celebrating Latin America September 7, 2014 04:04

“Night of ideas”: 12 hours celebrating Latin America

On Saturday the 13th of September, artists, thinkers and other faces and facets of this community settled in the UK will exchange works, thoughts [...]
 
Sex workers and their rights September 7, 2014 01:10

Sex workers and their rights

On 22nd September a conference will take place to discuss this topic, due to the many changes and rules that threaten their profession.   [...]
 
 
 

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