Lugar: Instituto Parque Aluche, Calle Maqueda, 86, 28024 Madrid Día: Miércoles Hora: de 19:00 a 20:00 Organiza: Asociación de Vecin@s de Aluche
“Ideas can and do change the world,” says historian Rutger Bregman, sharing his case for a provocative one: guaranteed basic income. Learn more about the idea’s 500-year history and a forgotten modern experiment where it actually worked — and imagine how much energy and talent we would unleash if we got rid of poverty once and for all.
Nixon proposes 20 million in cuts to the Public Broadcasting System… Mr. Rogers explains to congress, why that is a bad idea.
Change the world
Here’s our list of simple, everyday actions you can do to
help change the world (and have fun while you are doing
it). It could be doing something for the community like
shopping locally, something for the environment like
avoiding plastic bags, or something for you, like learning to
paint, sing or speak English …
Tick the items you would like to do to help change the
01 Decline plastic bags wherever possible
02 Read a story with a child
03 Fit at least one energy-saving light bulb
04 Learn basic first aid
05 Smile and smile back
06 Take public Continue reading
Sealand was founded as a sovereign Principality in 1967 in international waters, six miles off the eastern shores of Britain.
Paddy Roy Bates, who occupied an abandoned fort in the North Sea and declared it the sovereign Principality of Sealand with himself as its prince, has died aged 91, his son said on Wednesday.
Michael Bates said his father died on Tuesday at a care home in Leigh-on-Sea, Essex. He had been suffering from Alzheimer’s.
In the 1960s, inspired by the “pirate radio” movement, Bates set up Radio Essex on an offshore fort. When that was closed down, he moved in Continue reading
“A student must always try
their best or
his or her best”? Mailman, policeman, businessman? Is there a problem with using these words? Do we still use the words
mankind to refer to people in general? This vocabulary and grammar lesson will teach you how to avoid sounding old-fashioned or sexist and how to avoid incorrect grammar.
If you want to test your undestanding of this English lesson you can enter the original web and answer several questions. You will get the answers and your score at the end of the quiz:
Berlin 1987 My father was a guard on the west side of the Berlin Wall while another man guarded the east. Eventually they wall came down but even after moving away my father carried a piece of it with him. While I grew up it lingered over all of us, a barrier between him and the rest of the world. I decided I would help by taking him back to Berlin to show him the beautiful place it had become. When we arrived the stranger who answered the door became familiar. The guard who patrolled the opposite side of the wall now welcomes us as a friend. After that things were better for my father. Air BNB Belong anywhere.
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6 Minutes video – Martin Luther King Jr. Biography – (English Subtitles)
Martin Luther King: I have a dream – Full speech