The world was built on ‘machismo’ when it was said that God was a man. A concept from which Bogota never escaped: a warped city until it became a metropolis without a beginning or end, of which the Spanish conquistador arbitrarily changed the name, from Bacatá to Bogotá.
“A society without a welfare state is a society that does no protect its citizens, that doesn’t take care of its future generations.” . Claudio Chipana Gutiérrez . Although the Conservative-Lib Dem coalition government claims that they are only reducing some benefits, in reality this is the most vicious attack […]
40% of Latin Americans live with the daily psychological torture their superiors inflict on them. They are intimidated, insulted and treated with contempt. Sadly, in many cases this mistreatment takes place in their own language. Olga Briasco Many Latin Americans came to London a decade ago in […]
The immigration policies of David Cameron’s government will create further barriers for Latin Americans living in the United Kingdom and will put them in an even more vulnerable position, claims one of the authors of “No Longer Invisible”. . Ramón Alabau . Despite their economic, social and cultural contributions to […]
I went to a seminar, at the London School of Economics, called, “London, fractured identity or collection of neighbourhoods?” Steve Latham Organised by a new group called Citydiplo, it claimed to be discussion of local neighbourhood branding in London. The apparent question was whether London had a unified brand, or whether […]