Tag: adolescents

Youth movements unite!
Globe Movement Politiks United Kingdom

Youth movements unite!

A conference to share ideas and knowledge of youth movement activities defending human rights will be held in Berkshire, UK, from the 6th to the 10th May. . Young people have occupied squares and streets alike, using their voices to defend their rights and freedoms and have indeed assumed a […]

From Ecuador, Karla Kanora’s singing
Culture Music

From Ecuador, Karla Kanora’s singing

A natural beauty, enchanting, but most of all talented, Karla Kanora isrecognised as one of the popular voices of the South American country. She has had success on both the national and international stages.  . Nubia PiquerasGrosso . It all began when she was only eight years old in her […]

Child soldiers… a deadly game
Globe Human Rights Politiks World

Child soldiers… a deadly game

More than 300,000 children worldwide are recruited and become victims of armed conflict.  Their innocence means that they are easy to manipulate and control.  They are treated as soldiers, spies, ammunition porters or as sexual objects. . Ramón Alabau . “The girls were also raped by Al Shabab.  One of […]

“The spirit of the beehive”
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“The spirit of the beehive”

The Institute of Psychoanalysis is screening the Spanish film “El espíritu de la Colmena” (The Spirit of the Beehive) with an accompanying discussion on the psychological issues surrounding childhood. The feature film, directed by Víctor Érice in 1974, offers a view of post-war Spain seen through the eyes of sisters […]

USA: A growing spiral of  violence against children
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USA: A growing spiral of violence against children

In this country, it is no longer a surprise to hear  news stories involving children with elements  of violence, sexual abuse, mistreatment and neglect in the various divisions of the school system. The situation is becoming more and more serious. Miguel Fernández Martínez Despite the long history of caring for […]