Tag: August

London Riots: poverty and prejudice
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London Riots: poverty and prejudice

In our haste to explain the London Riots of August 2011, we missed asking some vital questions. Why did we automatically assume that the rioters were from underprivileged backgrounds? And why did we accept this stereotype unquestioningly? – – Georgina Campbell – As those responsible for the disturbances last August […]

A day for asylum seekers
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A day for asylum seekers

On Friday the 10th of August a one-day workshop will take place in Cardiff that will look at the destitution, imprisonment and deportation for those who seek refuge and support. . . The asylum and immigration issue is one of the most controversial amongst the world’s governments. While countries and […]

Cinema inspired by heat
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Cinema inspired by heat

The Instituto Cervantes is offering a series of Spanish films where high temperature features as the main character.– – In summer, heat plays a leading role in Spanish life. At times, the rising level of the thermometer can change a person’s lifestyle, when the heat is all you can think […]