The removal of Dilma Roussef in Brazil, the economic blockade against the government of Nicolas Maduro in Venezuela, or the arrest warrant against the ex-president of Ecuador, Rafael Correa. Examples from a continent that doesn’t permit alternatives to the existing political system.
Everything seems to indicate that this month is a defining one for the Prime Minister who “will see clearer skies ahead, if she manages to survive” her party’s conference and the meeting with EU leaders. There is also the matter of a second referendum. Glenda Arcia However, in […]
The excessive activities of the mining companies in Colombia are not only affecting the environment but also the local residents. The “Plataforma 12 de Octubre” is organising a forum to oppose this lethal practice. Marcella Via The communities of Guajira (Colombia) live in a high-risk situation due to […]
For many Christians in the East, Saidnaya ranks alongside Jerusalem as a must-visit pilgrimage site. It has been so since the 6th Century, when the emperor Justinian decided to build a monastery in honour of the Virgin Mary, who, legend has it, appeared twice to the Byzantine monarch. Text […]
In response to the hostility directed towards those who are considered as “less desirable”, Brighton Migrant Solidarity, Animal House and The Rose Hill pub, are organising a night of music and political speeches aimed to dignify all migrants. Marcella Via The increased globalisation we are experiencing has allowed […]