Multiculture

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 [...]
 
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 [...]
 
Indigenous roots in modern art July 21, 2015 03:08

Indigenous roots in modern art

Argentina has a long tradition of craftsmanship that has managed to survive and is reflected in artworks and design in the country today. This [...]
 
 
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 [...]
 
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 [...]
 
 
Media, women & stereotypes July 6, 2015 15:11

Media, women & stereotypes

Despite progress in issues of gender equality, there is still a serious question about the stereotypical image of women in mass media on a [...]
 
Refugees: taken in, yes, but unwanted and forgotten June 30, 2015 22:35

Refugees: taken in, yes, but unwanted and forgotten

Victims of war, terror and natural disaster; eight people request refugee status every minute, but all too often the drama just changes the location. [...]
 
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 [...]
 
 
Venezuela and the end of colonisation June 29, 2015 23:43

Venezuela and the end of colonisation

On July 2nd, a special film screening will mark Independence Day in Venezuela.   Venezuela Solidarity Campaign organisers are celebrating the triumph of the [...]
 
Immigrants: pursued by the police, betrayed by their bosses June 22, 2015 08:45

Immigrants: pursued by the police, betrayed by their bosses

On June 12th 2009 a group of immigrant cleaners found themselves faced with reality: an immigration control raid, interrogation, detention centre and sent home. [...]
 
Migrants: Thinking from the Otherhood June 22, 2015 03:04

Migrants: Thinking from the Otherhood

You may have experienced being ‘othered’. When you feel that you should be different from what you are (in spite of your efforts), that [...]
 
 
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 [...]
 
Migration crises: Risking life and limb to survive June 7, 2015 00:50

Migration crises: Risking life and limb to survive

Another migration crisis in Southeast Asia seems inevitable. The common denominator, as with all migration crises, is the need to escape the widespread poverty [...]
 
Football and Cinema in the Berlin Stadium June 1, 2015 23:22

Football and Cinema in the Berlin Stadium

When sport and art join forces they are capable of moving people at surprising levels, and it is something like this that is expected [...]
 
 
 

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