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The Death of a Country

It is highly likely that after the results of the last general election Spain will never be again the country it used to be. After six mo...
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Nov 14, 2019 19:29
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Madrid Unexpectedly Hosting the Next Climate Summit

Last Thursday, the Spanish government offered Madrid as the location of the UN Climate Summit. Initially, the UN climate summit was to be...
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Nov 6, 2019 19:31
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Speaking about Freedom

I did not want to write about what is going on in the Spanish region of Catalonia. First, because it is an internal matter which will onl...
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Oct 30, 2019 20:01
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"The Consequences of Love"

How can something be so beautiful and so sad at the same time? This might be the perfect summary of “The Consequences of Love”, the book ...
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Oct 22, 2019 17:40
jorgenager

A Stateless People

It has been almost three years since Donald Trump became the 45th President of the United States. From that day on, Trump’s goal has trie...
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Oct 17, 2019 18:03
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Extinction Rebellion: A Different Approach

Last week, when looking for something new to listen to, I came across an interview featuring one of the leaders of Extinction Rebellion. ...
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Oct 9, 2019 17:17
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Demonstrations in Honk Kong

Yesterday morning, there was a huge military parade in Beijing to celebrate the 70th anniversary of People’s Republic of China. Nowadays,...
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Oct 2, 2019 17:20
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It Can Be Said Louder but not Clearer

This is not the first time that young students have been to a parliament. In fact, in many countries children are invited once a year to ...
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Sep 25, 2019 17:22
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Another signal showing us that, unless action is taken immediately, the worst is yet to come

I am going to tell you the story of the politicians and, especially, the Prime Minister of a country who are more interested in their ow...
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Sep 18, 2019 17:49
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Why Can We not Settle our Disputes on Playing Fields and Stadiums?

I have always seen courts and stadiums as small battlefields in which modern gladiators representing their countries fight each other to ...
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Sep 11, 2019 18:32
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We Are Running out of Time

Some days ago, when I was getting close to the bakery, I saw a group of children outside the establishment. The eldest of them wouldn’t b...
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Sep 3, 2019 23:56
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“20 Million Euro”

After the last G7 summit finished, the French Prime Minister hosting the event, Macron, unveiled rapid 20 million euro fund to battle wil...
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Aug 29, 2019 17:51
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“A Thousand Splendid Suns”

I am about to finish my book and I have to say that “A Thousand Splendid Suns” is what I expected it to be: an account of the facts that ...
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Aug 23, 2019 18:34
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The Open Arms Ship

It has been more than two weeks since news about what was happening on the Open Arms ship began hitting Spanish newspaper headlines. Once...
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Aug 20, 2019 18:41
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The New Madrid’s Landmark

There is no doubt that Madrid is an appealing city. Proof of that is the huge number of tourists that every year visits it. Its good weat...
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Aug 13, 2019 18:19
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How much Do You Think Gender Equality Has Improved?

Things happen so quick that what hit the headlines just a week ago is now completely forgotten. However, I cannot erase from my mind a pi...
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Jul 11, 2019 18:48
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The More I Think about Our Politicians, the Less I Understand Why We Voted for Them

Yesterday morning, a group of relentless, courageous Greenpeace activists turned up unexpectedly to prevent as far as possible the morato...
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Jul 3, 2019 17:17
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Why Can We not Be Children forever?

Yesterday, I received one of those trying-to-raise-people’s-awareness WhatsApp video messages. Even though sharing moving messages on Wha...
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Jun 28, 2019 18:49
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What Leads You to Read a Book?

At times, learning a target language can be boring. Sometimes, finding new sources that keep you motivated can be a very difficult or eve...
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Jun 25, 2019 18:51
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Bad Decision Making

I will never understand why politicians, who supposedly should take care of citizens’ welfare, seem to be more interested in their own bu...
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Jun 19, 2019 22:55