Tag: defence

The hidden drama of the military women of the USA
Globe World

The hidden drama of the military women of the USA

Tiffany Jackson’s story is very similar to that of hundreds of females from the United States, who on their return from the military are faced with homelessness and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder due to sexual abuse.   Deisy Francis Mexidor   After leaving the Army Tiffany Jackson worked fleetingly, soon […]

The Colombian conflict on film
Globe Latin America

The Colombian conflict on film

In August, the third Caravana Internacional de Abogados (International Lawyers’ Human Rights Delegation) will travel to Colombia to condemn the situation the country’s lawyers find themselves in.  They have organised a fundraising evening of cinema. _ The Colombian Caravana was set up in 2008 to support lawyers working for the […]

The spleen… step by step
Health Lifestyle

The spleen… step by step

Its name doesn’t reveal much and perhaps even sounds a little amusing.  It doesn’t seem to give it a lot of credit, but without a doubt, it plays an important role in our bodies. Here are some questions and answers about this organ. _ José A. de la Osa The […]

No to the installation of missiles in London
Struggles Workers

No to the installation of missiles in London

A demonstration organised by ‘Stop the Olympic Missiles’ will take place on the 30th June, with the aim of denouncing the installation of these weapons on the city’s roofs. _ Its aim is to publicise and condemn the security measures being implemented by the Ministry of Defence throughout the city […]

Dangerous steps in South America
Globe Latin America

Dangerous steps in South America

The U.S. military presence in Latin American is generating controversy and giving rise to a majoritarian rejection by Unasur members, who see it as a threat. _ Liset Salgado With Bolivia, Ecuador and Venezuela at the head, Unasur have demanded a greater level of information and transparency, and insisted on […]