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Poetry in the words of women
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Poetry in the words of women

This festival, named ‘Cry of Woman’ 2013, will take place in countries all over the world, beginning with a large scale poetry reading on Saturday 16 March 2013, in Santo Domingo. Gioconda Belli wrote that ‘I am a woman who thinks. Some day my eyes will light up fireflies.’ Belli […]

Between starvation & obesity
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Between starvation & obesity

Latin America lives in duality. On the one hand 8.3% of the population doesn’t ingest the daily necessary calorie intake, and on the other, 16% of men and 23% of women are overweight. The Prisma Some 12.5% of the global population, which equates to almost 870 million people, is starving […]