Tag: property

Centuries of looting pre-Columbian treasures
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Centuries of looting pre-Columbian treasures

The Paris branch of the London auction house, Sotheby’s, recently received €10 million for the “legal sale” of a collection of pre-Columbian artefacts which, from an ethical point of view, are arguably the property of Latin America.   Juan Carlos Rivera Torres   Sotheby’s pressed ahead with the auction despite […]

The Counihan-Sanchez’s case
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The Counihan-Sanchez’s case

When the Counihan- Sanchez family came home to Brent after temporarily living in Ireland in order to take care of a sick family member, they did not expect to be denied housing. . Angela Smith . As of right now, Isabel and Anthony Counihan- Sanchez and their five children are […]

Housing is a right
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Housing is a right

A citizen-led social movement has applied societal pressure on Spanish authorities in order to establish the issue of evictions on the political agenda, that up till now the government has regulated with restrictions. _ Ana and Santos’ problems with the bank all began when they acted as guarantors for their […]