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‘Baby Doc’ in first week of house arrest
Latin America

‘Baby Doc’ in first week of house arrest

Haitian ex-dictator Jean Claude Duvalier completes his fifth day of home arrest Monday, after leaving a hospital Tuesday, where he had been taken for supposed heart ailments. Tomás Armenteros Crespo    Duvalier, who returned to Haiti after 25 years of exile in France, is forced to remain in his house […]

Feminicide: the new Pandemics
Human Rights Latin America

Feminicide: the new Pandemics

The wave of crimes against women in Latin America reveals the legal vacuum, the indifference of the authorities and the ineffectiveness of justice. Ane Bores Latin America is stained red. And once again the blood spilt belongs to a woman. Unfortunately the number of violent crimes against the feminine gender […]

Times of war: better and faster at killing
World

Times of war: better and faster at killing

Whilst science and technology work to increase life expectancy and quality of life, there are also developments around the world promoting war over peace. Marlen Borges Impotency and pessimism, amongst a blend of other negative feelings, are undoubtedly overwhelming the hearts of pacifists around the world. This is because they […]

Time for Tea anyone?
Globe Lifestyle Tourism United Kingdom

Time for Tea anyone?

Sitting inside number 110 Shoreditch High Street, I watch passers-by as they peer inside confused and intrigued, most too reserved to enter the quirky one of a kind tea house nestled in the middle of East London.   Sofia Ahmad     To me their bemusement is entirely understandable. As […]