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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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

EDF, don’t stop talking to people
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EDF, don’t stop talking to people

A citizen movement in London has been organised to support the activists charged five million pounds after occupying an EDF nuclear power plant in the UK. The “Let’s Talk PEOPLE Power: Shut down the EDF Energy conference!” protest will take place on the 1st May.   For five million pounds, […]