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The Portuguese Neo-Realism museum
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The Portuguese Neo-Realism museum

This is the first article in a new occasional series dedicated to the small lesser-known museums around the world.   Graham Douglas   Neo-realism as a movement is best known in Italian cinema of the 1950’s and 60’s, but in Portugal it took different forms due to the censorship and […]

Class in Britain today
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Class in Britain today

According to the Great British Class Survey, our society is now divided into seven social classes, instead of the traditional three – upper, middle and working class. . Steve Latham . A research project organised by the BBC and several universities has drawn on empirical findings, using data about cultural […]

A look at the Colombian conflict
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A look at the Colombian conflict

An event will bring together different experts and academics in Sussex to analyse and debate the process of gaining peace which is currently being brought about between The Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia and the Colombian government.   According to the latest declarations made by Iván Marquéz, spokesman of the […]

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Elephants… Will they survive the hunt?

The scandal in wake of the accident suffered by the King of Spain while hunting elephants in Africa, has generated a series of criticisms from activists and international organisations, which promote animal rights. _   Javier E. Núñez Calderón And with good reason too, for as the news broke, public […]