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Stay alert to Trans Fats
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Stay alert to Trans Fats

If the term trans fats is unfamiliar to you, it would be good to be informed: trans fats are dangerous elements hiding in well-known, tasty foods. Alberto Quirantes Hernández* Their consumption raises the risk of heart disease or even sudden death from a heart attack, and of diabetes mellitus. The […]

Yes, this is Hackney
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Yes, this is Hackney

Behind the mask of danger and crime which covers the face of the London Borough of Hackney there appears a profile with many facets: a richness linked to the cultural contrasts created by people from very different origins. Juan Galbete To say that such and such an area of the […]

Permission to speak freely
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Permission to speak freely

My friend just gave birth. Which is, if you think about it, pretty amazing. I’ve never even given blood. Erica Buist It got me thinking about all the lessons you’re obliged to teach a new human, and later, conflicting lessons. You teach a child to always tell the truth. Later, […]

Peek-a-boo! Peek-a-NO… Bad grown up
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Peek-a-boo! Peek-a-NO… Bad grown up

– THE FILTER –   I don’t have internet in my apartment, and as a consequence, I find babies disturbing. I know, it seems odd. Let me explain. Erica Buist I don’t have internet in my apartment, due to an ongoing and very boring row with a certain telecommunications company, […]

Considerations on Cancun
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Considerations on Cancun

The 11th December 2010 saw Cancun host the annual UN Climate Change summit, bringing together representatives from 190 countries; however, as with the previous summit in Copenhagen, many ecologists have condemned the summit as a failure. A Conference in Toronto, jointly organised by The Toronto Climate Campaign, the Council of […]