Tag: girls

Child soldiers… a deadly game
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Child soldiers… a deadly game

More than 300,000 children worldwide are recruited and become victims of armed conflict.  Their innocence means that they are easy to manipulate and control.  They are treated as soldiers, spies, ammunition porters or as sexual objects. . Ramón Alabau . “The girls were also raped by Al Shabab.  One of […]

Young girls forced to marry
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Young girls forced to marry

Throughout the world, but mainly in African, Middle Eastern and Asian countries, 10 million girls per year are forced into marriage. Many of these girls are not yet eight-years-old. The consequences include poor levels of education, poverty, health risks and sexual abuse.   Benjamin Serra   Fariba was only eight-years-old […]

Foxp2… the gene that makes us talk
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Foxp2… the gene that makes us talk

There’s a stereotype that most women talk too much, so men talk less and listen more. However, a protein may cause women to talk more. . Eliurka Milán Morejón . According to a study recently published by The Journal of Neuroscience, women speak 13,000 more words a day than men […]

Three London chronicles
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Three London chronicles

Under this title the Colombian writer, Guillermo Solarte Lindo brings together music, cinema and his experiences from the 60s and 70s onto the British stage. – – During the 60s, music had undergone an explosion of invention and creation in a few years which are considered the cradle of the […]