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Multiculturalism in a time of crisis
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Multiculturalism in a time of crisis

Is there a future for multiculturalism? Certainly not within conservatism. However, for other visions which postulate a horizontal and democratic society of coexistence and dialogue between diverse groups of people which contribute towards a common goal, multiculturalism could be an answer for the current crisis. . Claudio Chipana* . In […]

New destinations and new immigrants
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New destinations and new immigrants

The economic crisis has changed current migratory trends. A conference in Oxford, from the 24th to the 26th September, will analyse the evolution of this population group. . According to data from the UN, there are 215 immigrants in the world. This figure has increased compared to the figures from […]

Latin America and the lost generations
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Latin America and the lost generations

Chile, Spain and Mexico lead the OECD (Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development) figures for having the highest number of young people who are neither in work nor in education. Among the associated problems are the greater difficulty in finding work, lower salaries and having a lower standard of living […]

Against progress
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Against progress

Finally the illusion of human progress is ended. The current state certainly western culture gives the lie to the dreams of infinite improvement and betterment.     Steve Latham   For the last few centuries, western societies have warmed themselves with the hope that things are getting better. With the […]