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Keeping it local: the Brixton Pound
United Kingdom

Keeping it local: the Brixton Pound

According to economic studies, money spent at a local business will circulate nearly four times as much as that spent at a chain store, showing significant increase in a community’s wealth. It’s no secret that shopping locally has its benefits. Not only does it cut down on the environmental impact […]

William Ospina
Listings United Kingdom

William Ospina in the Poetry festival

This Colombian author has been invited to participate in the International Poetry Festival 2010 organised by the Southbank Centre. He is in London thanks to the support of the Embassy of Colombia and the Colombiage organisation. William Ospina, Anne Carson, Kapka Kassabova, Mimi Khalvati, Bill Manhire and Togara Muzanenhamo will […]

Hidden talents of Norwich buskers
United Kingdom

Hidden talents of Norwich buskers

Strumming chords may be all they have, but the buskers of Norwich show no self-pity; the compassion of the musicians playing in the streets is worth broadcasting. Despite obvious talent, buskers are often left unnoticed. Leonie A. Garlick With no hesitation to play into the night and continue through rain- […]

Stop the War Coalition rally
Struggles United Kingdom

Stop the War Coalition rally

For approximately a decade now the United Kingdom, alongside the United States, has been sending its troops to invade Afghan soil. Though the outcome of this action is worsening, the United Kingdom has continued to involve itself in a war that is only getting more treacherous. Facts show that tens […]