Migrants

London festival of Ecuadorian cinema October 20, 2014 00:55

London festival of Ecuadorian cinema

An exhibition of the year’s most acclaimed Ecuadorian films will be shown in London from the 23rd to the 26th of October.   The [...]
 
Media and discrimination (II): When we classify immigrants October 4, 2014 00:01

Media and discrimination (II): When we classify immigrants

As immigrants the last thing we want is to be discriminated against by other immigrant groups, or by ‘the natives’. But we are actually [...]
 
One journey, many stories September 28, 2014 00:02

One journey, many stories

A photographic exhibition showcases immigration through photography and will be taking place from the 4th until the 10th of October, in Shoreditch Town Hall, [...]
 
 
Media, ethics and immigration (I) September 21, 2014 15:12

Media, ethics and immigration (I)

Immigration is a complex issue, and it is the media which principally constructs the image of immigrants, and consolidates stereotypes.   Mónica del Pilar [...]
 
How changes in Elephant & Castle will affect the Latinos September 21, 2014 14:24

How changes in Elephant & Castle will affect the Latinos

The regeneration of the area has done little of benefit for its residents: rental prices for both properties and businesses have increased, social housing [...]
 
The before during and after of a detained immigrant September 21, 2014 14:01

The before during and after of a detained immigrant

Uncertainty and fear of being deported at any time, this is what awaits immigrants who do not have the necessary residence credentials to live [...]
 
 
Ghosts, memories and traumas of Mexico September 7, 2014 00:02

Ghosts, memories and traumas of Mexico

A symposium taking place on 12th September will analyse the form in which varieties of emotion, and personal and collective experiences, can be expressed [...]
 
Cleaning jobs: the hardest work and… the darkest reality September 6, 2014 17:53

Cleaning jobs: the hardest work and… the darkest reality

Pay below the minimum wage, discrimination and anxiety about being sacked are the biggest problems faced by immigrants. “The invisible workforce: employment practices in [...]
 
Racist victimization in schools in the United Kingdom July 27, 2014 18:56

Racist victimization in schools in the United Kingdom

“They call me a terrorist because I’m a Muslim. I’ve lost my temper a couple of times, which frustrates me because I end up [...]
 
 
Celebrating learning July 21, 2014 20:08

Celebrating learning

On 26th July, London will play host to a series of cultural and leisure activities to raise awareness of the importance of education and [...]
 
The Latin Heritage Carnival arrives in London July 21, 2014 00:01

The Latin Heritage Carnival arrives in London

On the 26th and 27th July the first version of this Carnival will take place in Kennington Park, London, where you will be able [...]
 
Art commemorates South American heroes July 12, 2014 21:16

Art commemorates South American heroes

From the 15th to the 29th July a series of films, concerts, dances and a play will be organised in Bolivar Hall.   Juanjo [...]
 
 
Latinos, discriminated against because of their skin colour July 12, 2014 20:44

Latinos, discriminated against because of their skin colour

Says Tatiana Garavito. In their attempt to escape from poverty in Latin America, immigrants are constantly falling into the traps of the economic system: [...]
 
Soft power and languages without borders June 28, 2014 23:44

Soft power and languages without borders

English used to be called a vehicle of linguistic imperialism, today’s reality is more complex, but English and Spanish are world languages and are [...]
 
The voice of the immigrants June 15, 2014 00:01

The voice of the immigrants

The seventh event of the New Voices Festival, an annual celebration of music and culture from new communities will take place in London on [...]
 
 
 

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