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Latin American Londoners learn more about their city August 30, 2015 10:42

Latin American Londoners learn more about their city

Could an impending event at City    Hall highlight London’s need for one of its fastest growing communities to get more involved in the running [...]
 
Solidarity and homage to the world’s struggles August 30, 2015 08:52

Solidarity and homage to the world’s struggles

In order to show their support for the processes of political changes that are being experienced in Latin America and other countries, MERU is [...]
 
“Emigrants”… the dance of the immigrants August 2, 2015 12:06

“Emigrants”… the dance of the immigrants

At the start of the 20th century, with their backpacks filled with enthusiasm, dreams, ambitions and also nostalgia for their homeland, a new wave [...]
 
 
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 US: the implication of El Chapo’s escape July 27, 2015 08:39

Mexico and the US: the implication of El 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 [...]
 
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 [...]
 
 
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. [...]
 
 
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 [...]
 
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 [...]
 
 
All the voices: journalism, diversity and politics May 11, 2015 02:24

All the voices: journalism, diversity and politics

This little bilingual booklet by journalists from England and Portugal is designed to stimulate thinking about the voices that the mainstream media mostly leaves [...]
 
The dangerous route from  Iran to Europe: Jamal’story April 18, 2015 21:00

The dangerous route from Iran to Europe: Jamal’story

I was walking on the street without any reason and some guys shouted at me: “Hey, Afghan, why do you have a red jacket?” [...]
 
Elections: ¿Forging the Latino  vote in the United Kingdom? April 6, 2015 16:42

Elections: ¿Forging the Latino vote in the United Kingdom?

The contribution of Latin immigrants will not be complete without their participation and adequate representation within the British political system.   Claudio Chipana * [...]
 
 
 

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