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Manuel Vicent: Those times when the left was beautiful | Culture

‘Spanish civil war: burning convents’, by Carlos Sáenz de Tejada. I met Dolores Ibárruri, Pasionaria, in a ruined garden of an abandoned house in the Cercedilla hills, on a Sunday in May 1977. She was sitting in a broken wicker chair, dressed in black with some white lace, wrapped in a hermetic aura . Did […]

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Covid-19 in Chile: Chronicle of the massive contagion that left two dead and affected almost all the actors in a Chilean theater company | Culture

Presentation of ‘Orquesta para Señoritas’, at the Teatro Oriente in Santiago de Chile.Patricio Melo / COURTESY When last December the Chilean theater director Álvaro Viguera (Valparaíso, 1979) received an invitation to direct an ambitious play at the Oriente Theater, one of the most important in Santiago, he did not hesitate to accept. The cases of […]

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Ana Iris Simón: “I left Madrid because it was not my place. I don’t want to be a 30-year-old teenager ”| Culture

Ana Iris Simón, born in La Mancha, took advantage of her severance pay for dismissal from the hypermodern magazine months ago Vice —The third ERE of his short career— to go from Madrid to Aranjuez, where his parents live and where he wants to raise his son, whom he expects in June, just turned 30. […]

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‘What is left of us’: four women in struggle with the past | Culture

Living in the present and dreaming about the future is fine, but unfortunately we depend too much on our past, on the decisions we have made, the good and the bad; of the bonds forged even where we have decided not to exist. As in the small but consistent Canadian movie What’s left of us: […]

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The dolmen of the 17 priestesses, left at the mercy of vandalism | Culture

Leonardo García Sanjuán points out a slate slab belonging to one of the megalithic burials next to the Motelirio dolmen, in the Sevillian town of Castilleja de Guzmán.PACO PUENTES / EL PAÍS The dolmen o tholos de Montelirio, dated between 2850 and 2700 BC, is abandoned to its fate. This jewel of the largest human […]

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The Russian fleet that was left without honor and without ships

I have spent some very intense days in the Russo-Japanese war of 1904-1905 and its culmination in the naval battle of Tsushima (May 27 and 28, 1905). The truth is that it is a contest that I had never been interested in the least (well, there are wars) and I only explain that it has […]

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“Star Academy”: William has left the Academy, baby is on the way!

“Star Académie” participant William Cloutier temporarily left the Waterloo Academy on Monday evening for an excellent reason: his partner is preparing to give birth to their second child. • Read also: “Star Académie”: the doors of the Academy are open! • Read also: “Star Académie”: an emotional start! In Tuesday’s episode of the “Star Academy” […]

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