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Chile’s struggle against the extreme right
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Chile’s struggle against the extreme right

From the gas conflict in Magallanes and Antarctica in January 2011 to the current uprising in Aysén, the protesters in this South American country are all seeking the same thing: a socio-political change which will lead to social justice. Tania Peña It’s a moment of historic importance for Chile as […]

An English fit for purpose?
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An English fit for purpose?

Examiner: “Ok, Andreas, where is the pen?” Candidate: “Well, unless my eyes are deceiving me, it would appear to be on the book?” Examiner: “And now?” Candidate: “It is now obviously under the book.  Is this some kind of eyesight test?” Bernard Milward This is just one example of the […]

The Great March for education
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The Great March for education

The Great Student March will take place in London on the 14th of March, with students protesting against the government’s continuing plans for reform, which will benefit the private sector. The austerity measures implemented by European governments continue to cause great unrest among society, as they affect many different sectors. […]