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To the economic and health dilemma, so much debated throughout the pandemic, a new conflict between law and health is now added with all its force around the obligatory or not of vaccination. Indeed, we are already in year two of the pandemic and the coronavirus is still circulating, making us sick and killing us. …

Mathematics has returned to the blackboard in the middle of summer and surrounded by controversy. A few days ago, the draft of the new curriculum for Primary Education was released, which proposes “an education in values” and some changes in the core subjects. The most controversial point is the one that proposes to give Mathematics …

The title of this column is a quote from a tweet of the Spanish Prime Minister on June 9, 2020 talking about the child protection law. A quote that contrasts with the sad and violent reality that today live more than 750 Moroccan children and adolescents whom the Minister of the Interior has been returning …

In these days of scorching heat, in a world that is increasingly drifting, I don’t know how many manifestos I have signed, read or simply found on social networks. The horror of the Taliban in Afghanistan has awakened our conscience of solidarity, limited in most cases to publicly assuming a beneficent role in the form …

Carme Arbonès Sàrrias earned 400 pesetas as a typist for the textile company Corbera i Bertran, owned by two men with the same surnames, Jaume and José. Carme was 20 years old and already married. We were at war. It is 1938 and Barcelona is being bombed continuously and systematically by the fascist Italian and …

Jakob Gapp (Wattens, Austria, 1897) was an Austrian priest who fled his country in 1939 – in March 1938 Nazi Germany annexed Austria to the Third Reich(Anschluss) – persecuted by the Nazi police, the Gestapo, “for his forceful criticism of Hitler’s racism, which he expressed in his homilies”, according to his biographer, the Marianist religious …

For three generations they have cooked the best patatas bravas in Madrid, but it has been Raúl Cabrera who has perfected the sauce of the Docamar bar with a new ingredient. Solidarity. He says that you have to give back to the neighbourhood what the neighbourhood gives you. Six decades ago they settled in Quintana …

Mirambel has scenery worthy of a film. And not only for being considered one of the most beautiful villages in Spain or for its declaration as a Historic-Artistic Site, but for having been the scene of filming with which it has made the leap to the big screen as with ‘In the arms of a …

The official history of cities takes place in their parliaments, in their main squares, harbours and walls, but then there are the alternative stories, the ones that run through the small streets that cross the main avenues and in their small, obscure premises. There are few places like the bar Kike, in Carrer En Rauric, …

Rising temperatures, decreasing rainfall on the coast, decreasing fish populations in the coastal strip… These are the perfect conditions for jellyfish to become more and more frequent on our coasts every year: The ten myths about jellyfish stings To know more First of all, although not all species of jellyfish, those that come repeatedly to …