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Megan Rapinoe, Priyanka Chopra or Paloma Elsesser: the 7 women activists who open a new stage without angels in Victoria’s Secret
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Megan Rapinoe, Priyanka Chopra or Paloma Elsesser: the 7 women activists who open a new stage without angels in Victoria’s Secret

Victoria's Secret puts a twist on its brand and ditches its historic angelsThe brand gives way to seven "diverse and empowered" women recognized for their social or professional achievements.The footballer Megan Rapinoe, the actress Priyanka Chopra or the plus-size model Paloma Elsesser are three of the chosenThe prestigious lingerie firm Victoria’s Secret is undergoing a profound change with the intention of abandoning that archetype of unattainable woman that has represented the company since it carried out its first media parade in 1995. A couple of years ago, the company communicated that the show with which it presented its new collections to the public was suspended indefinitely. The fashion world knew that behind this announcement there was an intention of transformation to make th...
A judge frees a man accused of sexual abuse for using a condom
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A judge frees a man accused of sexual abuse for using a condom

A judge of the Courts of the city of Santa Fe, the capital of the homonymous province of Argentina, released a defendant for sexual abuse because he used a condom, The reason why he declared the lack of merit in the case, local media reported this Thursday."I can't understand how if she is going to have forced relationships, and pushing her and subjecting her, take the time ... I cannot reconstruct how he does to apply the condom and then advance over the body of the victim, which, according to what is here, he refused. The truth is that this is where I have the greatest doubt, "said the magistrate in question, Rodolfo Mingarini."Rodolfo Mingarini":Due to the argument of the judge who rejected...
They occupy ERC headquarters in Barcelona after an eviction that ends with police charges
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They occupy ERC headquarters in Barcelona after an eviction that ends with police charges

Activists linked to Barcelona's housing unions have occupied the ERC headquarters in Calàbria street in protest of the eviction of the 'blog Then' this Tuesday morning, in which riot agents from the Mossos d'Esquadra with more than a dozen vans, and where they have already been produced police charges. In a statement, the Poble Sec Neighborhood Union has regretted that the intervention of the riot police supposes "a breach of the agreement with the CUP" of the new president of the Generalitat, Pere Aragonès, to remove the riot police from evictions.The activists at the headquarters assure that "they will not leave" until the police intervention in the 'Llavors bloc' ceases, where ...
Israel and Palestine, starting over
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Israel and Palestine, starting over

Israel and Palestine, better said Israel and the Hamas militias in the Gaza Strip, have returned to their old ways. It is already assumed that in the Middle East peace is impossible. Although the experience of confrontations of the same nature should be clear, from time to time they start over. Always with the same result: hundreds of victims, largely innocent, who add to the tragic balance of a war for which good sense finds no solution.At the heart of the conflict are the wishes of the Palestinian people to achieve their independence -something whose right almost everyone recognizes them- and, opposite, the legitimate right of Israel to defend itself. In situations like the current ones, t...
The prince of Liechtenstein, involved in a controversy after being accused of killing the largest bear in Romania
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The prince of Liechtenstein, involved in a controversy after being accused of killing the largest bear in Romania

The real family of Liechtenstein has been involved in one of its worst controversial in recent years. Everything has been unleashed due to an investigation into the killing a bear pardo who, according to activists, was illegally hunted by the Principle Emanuel of Liechtenstein in the Carpathians.Agent Green (Romania) and VGT (Austria) are lyou environmental groups accusing the prince of having killed a 17-year-old male brown bear, considered the largest in Romania. The prince would have traveled with a hunting permit to capture a female who threatened a populationBut the Romanian National Environment Guard began an investigation on April 29 into the death of a bear. This is how the head of NEG...
Femen activists break into the school where Monastery votes: "It’s not patriotism, it’s fascism"
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Femen activists break into the school where Monastery votes: "It’s not patriotism, it’s fascism"

Three activists of the feminist organization Femen They have demonstrated this Tuesday shortly before ten o'clock in the morning at the San Agustín School in Madrid, the voting center of the Vox candidate for the presidency of the Community of Madrid, Rocío Monastery.With their torso exposed, three young people have shouted against fascism in the educational center on Padre Damián street, very close to the Santiago Bernabéu, carrying banners that read: "Not one more step to fascism." On their bodies were also written some proclamations such as "It's not patriotism, it's fascism." . The protest, which has been peaceful and without violent incidentsIt has lasted a short time, since the police in...
A one kilometer banner in Vallecas warns that "who votes fixed is your neighbor the posh"
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A one kilometer banner in Vallecas warns that "who votes fixed is your neighbor the posh"

A one kilometer banner in the vallecano Boobs Park (Madrid) alert that "Whoever votes fixed is your neighbor the posh". It is the latest action by the activists of the # Defend yourself 4M movement, which seeks to mobilize the progressive vote in the elections to the Community of Madrid."Love your neighborhood, hate fascism" has been the motto of the action in which more than a hundred people have participated, who have distributed material, organized new initiatives and exchanged ideas for the final stretch until the elections, reported # Defend yourself 4M in a statement.The banner has been cut up to be placed on fences, gates and bridges in different neighborhoods. It is intended to raise ...