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Victory! The Cuban 5 are finally free! December 18, 2014 13:09

Victory! The Cuban 5 are finally free!

After 16 unjust years of imprisonment, on 17 December 2014, Ramón Labañino, Gerardo Hernández and Antonio Guerrero, the three remaining members of the Cuban 5, [...]
 
Speaking the British way: with or without a sense of humour December 15, 2014 04:29

Speaking the British way: with or without a sense of humour

Irony and sarcasm form the bases of British humour along with those sentences whose intended meanings are far from what they might appear   [...]
 
In Ipswich, churches aren’t just for mass December 15, 2014 02:00

In Ipswich, churches aren’t just for mass

They say that it is an English city with many churches but few church-goers. For this reason, the Anglican Church is struggling to maintain [...]
 
 
‘Travel the world in your own city’, a way to redefine multiculturalism December 14, 2014 03:48

‘Travel the world in your own city’, a way to redefine multiculturalism

Multiculturalism. A word we hear every day. We all know that we live in multicultural cities such as London. We hear stats bandied about [...]
 
Companies grow rich on the misery of others in Uganda December 14, 2014 02:42

Companies grow rich on the misery of others in Uganda

It is a fact of the globalised world: companies want to use oil to get rich at the expense of these regions. The Africans [...]
 
Students demand free education in the UK December 1, 2014 01:40

Students demand free education in the UK

The National Campaign against Fees and Cuts (NCAFC) has called another strike in London for the 6th of December, against tax collections and the [...]
 
 
Boycott action against Warburtons December 1, 2014 01:27

Boycott action against Warburtons

By means of social media networks, a boycott – to take place on 19th December – has been called to avoid the purchase of [...]
 
“It’s hypocritical  and violent to criminalise immigrants that come to UK”: Trenton Oldfield November 30, 2014 04:19

“It’s hypocritical and violent to criminalise immigrants that come to UK”: Trenton Oldfield

Despite the fact that historically, the greatest number of immigrants have been Europeans, today they are doing all they can to block the entry [...]
 
A reflection on teachers and the gay community November 26, 2014 02:49

A reflection on teachers and the gay community

On the 29th November, in London, members of the NUT who represent this group will go into depth about the experiences of this community, [...]
 
 
Racism in the UK mass media November 16, 2014 21:13

Racism in the UK mass media

Despite the existence of an ethical code that protects human and civil rights, on more than one occasion journalists have used and incited discrimination [...]
 
Debates on contemporary feminism November 16, 2014 02:06

Debates on contemporary feminism

A new series debates will be held on the 20th of November in London in support of feminist culture and women’s rights.   Brick [...]
 
Adelante!… For Latin America in 2014 November 16, 2014 02:01

Adelante!… For Latin America in 2014

On the 29th of November a fresh staging of this annual conference will take place in London in which the latest social, cultural and [...]
 
 
Che Guevara’s daughter to tour the United Kingdom November 16, 2014 02:00

Che Guevara’s daughter to tour the United Kingdom

From the 29th of November onward, Aleida Guevara will take centre stage at a number of events. She will be discussing the defence of [...]
 
Benefits in the UK: harder to come by for immigrants November 4, 2014 02:29

Benefits in the UK: harder to come by for immigrants

The latest measures put in place by the government will cut benefits yet further for foreign nationals living in the UK.   Juanjo Andrés [...]
 
Young people have rights and ought to fight for them November 3, 2014 20:16

Young people have rights and ought to fight for them

On 15th November a debate will take place to discuss the government’s policies concerning housing and employment amongst young people.     The Big [...]
 
 
 

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