Procrastination – from the Latin procrastinare: ‘to leave until the next day, to postpone’ – it is the habit of systematically putting off the tasks we are required to carry out. It is such a natural and widespread phenomenon that, according to experts, it has an evolutionary base, affecting on average 95% of the global population.
There are five countries in the world where abortion is still banned, for whatever reason. Three of these are Latin American: Nicaragua, El Salvador and Chile. The termination of a pregnancy, even in cases of rape, incest or if the mother’s health is at risk, results in a prison sentence. […]
A wall has surrounded the areas of Hackney and Stratford within which the constructions for the Olympic Park for the games in London are being developed. However, the barrier has irreversibly transformed the urban landscape and on the 11th July, there will be an exhibition illustrating what it has changed. […]
The conference “Material democracy: water and politics in Latin America” will address the issue on the 14th of June at the University of Newcastle. _ The struggle for the power and management of natural resources is one of the most powerful generators of conflicts in the world. At times, fights […]
The U.S. military presence in Latin American is generating controversy and giving rise to a majoritarian rejection by Unasur members, who see it as a threat. _ Liset Salgado With Bolivia, Ecuador and Venezuela at the head, Unasur have demanded a greater level of information and transparency, and insisted on […]