The forced disappearance of activists belonging to the Tzeltal community in Chiapas shows how narco-narratives are used to hide cases of political repression during the War on Drugs Marcella Via The Tzeltal are an ancient Maya sub-group located in the highlands of Chiapas State. Traditionally, Tzeltal people are […]
This is the name of an evening of talks around the theme of supporting human and environmental rights defenders in Central America. With guests from Peace Brigades International and the Black Fraternal Organisation of Honduras (Ofraneh), and with live music from the Pengenista samba-reggae drum band, the event is […]
To protest against the austerity policies implemented by the Conservative Government, a series of events will be held from 30 September to 4 October in the English city. Juanjo Andrés Cuervo Over the last few months, a number of important developments have taken place in British politics. Among […]
Despite progress in issues of gender equality, there is still a serious question about the stereotypical image of women in mass media on a global scale and particularly in Latin America. According to the Unesco, television channels are showing comedy programmes which mock and promote violence in a family setting.
A 72 hour strike from July 12 to 15, aims at the return of Alba Pasmino, who was unfairly dismissed despite having spent more than a decade working at the service of the University. Virginia Moreno Molina After the historic victory of the workers, who – after a […]