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Latin America and the lost generations
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Latin America and the lost generations

Chile, Spain and Mexico lead the OECD (Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development) figures for having the highest number of young people who are neither in work nor in education. Among the associated problems are the greater difficulty in finding work, lower salaries and having a lower standard of living […]

G8: a rich man’s game
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G8: a rich man’s game

The G8 nations are considered the most important economic, military, and political powers in the world.  The group of countries, made up of Germany, Russia, the US, Canada, Japan, France, the UK and Italy, will be at the centre of discussions at the Bristol Anarchist Book Fair.   When the […]

Poetry in the words of women
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Poetry in the words of women

This festival, named ‘Cry of Woman’ 2013, will take place in countries all over the world, beginning with a large scale poetry reading on Saturday 16 March 2013, in Santo Domingo. Gioconda Belli wrote that ‘I am a woman who thinks. Some day my eyes will light up fireflies.’ Belli […]