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Colour me Conservative
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Colour me Conservative

How can people be conservatives? Surely no right-thinking individual would admit to being part of this antiquated tribe? – – Steve Latham – This is especially so during this recession, with conservative governments throughout the globe cutting back on welfare, and choosing policies which favour the rich over the poor. […]

Murder and Meaning
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Murder and Meaning

The parents of Shafilea Ahmed were recently found guilty and imprisoned for her murder.– – Steve Latham – They at first tried to make her abandon her westernised lifestyle and stop dating boys. When that didn’t work, and she refused a forced marriage, they killed her. For them, the shame […]

Talking with Claudio Chipana
Multiculture Our People

Talking with Claudio Chipana

“There is a lot of myth and not much truth in the way immigrants are judged.” “Changing the country you live in is a constant struggle between continuity and discontinuity.” “Probably we Latin-Americans have the most diverse culture in the world” “Multiculturalism hasn’t failed.” – The Peruvian activist and politician […]