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Race, ethnicity and community
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Race, ethnicity and community

What does ‘race’ mean today, to a biologist? The ‘candelabra’ model of racial development is now rejected in favour of a ‘trellis’ model. . Nigel Pocock . Even with Neanderthals, cross-species mating was occurring. Modern Europeans consequently have between 2%-5% Neanderthal DNA. The trellis model allows for constant movement of […]

The many faces of Brixton
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The many faces of Brixton

Immigrants who arrived aboard the Empire Windrush awarded to the area that multicultural aspect that made it famous. Today it is threatened by the arrival of the middle class.   Olga Briasco   Located south of London, it is a bustling neighbourhood that revolves around Brixton Village Market, a labyrinth […]

The other Hamlet
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The other Hamlet

William and Tommy Jessop fight to make the documentary of a play, starring young people with Down syndrome or learning disabilities. Text by Olga Briasco Photos by Blue Apple Theatre Staging the works of William Shakespeare is complex, but nevertheless Blue Apple Theatre, founded in 2005, persisted so that the […]