Multiculture

A Special Tribute
Latin America Our People

A Special Tribute

Photos: Eddie-Lee Lawrence Recently, the Bolivar Hall, north of London, played host to a very special event: “Listening to grandparents,” which paid special tribute to the elderly in Latin America. The event was organised by “The Telephone of Hope UK” in the worldwide celebration of “International Day of Listening.” A […]

Los Saicos: pioneers of punk from Peru
Multiculture Music

Los Saicos: pioneers of punk from Peru

It is written like this:  Saicos, a Spanish rendering of ‘Psychos’, we believe. Here is a term transferred from the Anglo-Saxon to the Latin, which doesn’t stop at the band’s name, as their music is pure North American psychedelic garage, taken to the South American market. Noel Hernández Before going […]

Colombiage weekend festivities
Listings Multiculture

Colombiage weekend festivities

This event is gearing up to host its final celebrations of 2010 and this weekend it promises to deliver an array of Colombian themed activities for everyone. In its third edition and for three days only some of the greatest and most contemporary Colombian names in music, film and literature […]

The Forced Removal of Ron-lee Kasozi
Human Rights Migrants

The Forced Removal of Ron-lee Kasozi

In October 2009, 31-year-old clan-leader Ron-lee Kasozi, moved from Uganda to the United Kingdom in order to seek asylum. Despite the serious threats that await him in Uganda, the United Kingdom Border Agency has scheduled multiple removal directions for him. Lori DeGolyer Since his arrival to the United Kingdom, Kasozi […]