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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 […]

Changing sexualities
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Changing sexualities

In a post-structuralist, post-modern, cultural world, sexual identity as an idea has itself become questionable. Instead of a ‘natural’ sexual identity, the notion has developed that sexual identity is socially constructed. Steve Latham Before the nineteenth century homosexuals did not exist. Perhaps I should explain. Michel Foucault famously made the […]

Violence against women in Bolivia
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Violence against women in Bolivia

In recent years there have been 442,056 complaints of violence against women registered in this country and less than 20% of these cases go to court.     Francisco Castanon   “I have loved you all my life”. These were the words of a lover standing at the grave of […]