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Class in Britain today
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Class in Britain today

According to the Great British Class Survey, our society is now divided into seven social classes, instead of the traditional three – upper, middle and working class. . Steve Latham . A research project organised by the BBC and several universities has drawn on empirical findings, using data about cultural […]

A look at the Colombian conflict
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A look at the Colombian conflict

An event will bring together different experts and academics in Sussex to analyse and debate the process of gaining peace which is currently being brought about between The Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia and the Colombian government.   According to the latest declarations made by Iván Marquéz, spokesman of the […]

The Apartheid after Apartheid
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The Apartheid after Apartheid

Norman Traub emphasises that poverty in South Africa owes its origin to the personal interests of the National African Congress (NAC) along with foreign capitalism. As a result 9 % of the population of white people have accumulated most of the country’s wealth leaving the black population to remain socially […]

Cultivating + biodiversity = agricultural wealth
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Cultivating + biodiversity = agricultural wealth

On the 9th of February, a talk with the thinker and philosopher Vandana Shiva and environmental activist Satish Kumar, will attempt to establish the keys to avoid large companies’ control over agricultural production on small farms in Africa. Economic growth, understood by politicians and big corporations, is limited to the […]