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Estanis Pedrola, in the name of the great-grandfather who fought against the Nazis
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Estanis Pedrola, in the name of the great-grandfather who fought against the Nazis

Estanislao Pedrola He has a street with his name in Reus. It is not in honor of the last debutante of Barça, but in that of his homonymous great-grandfather. Photographer and member of the Catalan Parliament, imprisoned for his involvement in the 'events of October' of 1934, he later fought against fascism: first against Franco's troops in the Civil War and later joined the French resistance to fight the Nazis. He ended up dying in a German concentration camp in Flossenbürg in 1944. His great-grandson, who proudly bears his name in tribute to the photographer who fought against fascism, has become the last player to whom Xavi has given the alternative. ...
How We Met: ‘He had to marry me or I’d sue him!’  |  Relations
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How We Met: ‘He had to marry me or I’d sue him!’ | Relations

WWhen Mary moved from Bedfordshire in the United Kingdom to Michigan in the United States on a Fulbright scholarship in 1985, she did not expect to find love. Her mind was focused on the nutrition course she had enrolled in and her plans for a future career. In the spring of 1986, he was cycling home from a meeting with his guardian when he approached an ivy-covered fence. Roy, who had been pushing his bike, came out from behind the fence before she had a chance to stop. “I hit his steering wheel and, since my hands were cold and I was wearing a backpack, I went out to sail on the handlebars,” he recalls. "I landed on my chin and broke my jaw on the cement."In typical British fashion, she told him she was "absolutely fine", but Roy says it was clear she was seriously injured. "My ...
The PP denounces that 175 minors “under the tutelage” of the Generalitat Valenciana have suffered sexual abuse in a year
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The PP denounces that 175 minors “under the tutelage” of the Generalitat Valenciana have suffered sexual abuse in a year

David marotoVALENCIA Updated:01/03/2022 14:32h Keep Related news "It is not just an isolated case because it is linked to the vice-president of the Generalitat." The spokesperson for the Popular Group in the Valencian Courts, María José Catalá, denounced this Monday that until a total of 175 minors, who are "under the tutelage of the Generalitat", have suffered sexual abuse in one year, as indicated in the report prepared by the Síndic de Greuges, the equivalent of the Valencian Ombudsman.Catalá has spoken this way in the Cortes, where he has explained the main lines of work of the Popular Party at the beginning of 2022. In this regard, the spokeswoman has indicated that the situation of minors under the care of the Generalitat Valenciana "has become a sca...
Emma Watson and Tom Felton: the romance of Draco and Hermione in ‘Harry Potter’ that could be and was not |  People
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Emma Watson and Tom Felton: the romance of Draco and Hermione in ‘Harry Potter’ that could be and was not | People

In the Harry Potter film saga, as in the books, the common thread of the whole plot is friendship. The union of three friends who manage to overcome all adversity together, who make good triumph over evil. But, in such a long story, there are also love stories, both on and off the screen. And, in the recently released HBO special about the magician, some of them are the protagonists.In Return to hogwarts, in which the 20 years of the first of the films are celebrated, one of the stories most commented on by fans of the saga during the filming of them comes to light: the relationship between Emma Watson, who plays the intelligent witch Hermione Granger, and Tom Felton, who plays Draco Malfoy, the dark archenemy of the protagonists.The open secret that ran between the followers of the ...
Covid: the drama of the thousands of children orphaned by coronavirus in Peru
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Covid: the drama of the thousands of children orphaned by coronavirus in Peru

17 minutesImage source, INABIFCaption, According to The Lancet magazine, from March 1, 2020 to April 30, 2021, an estimated 1,134,000 children experienced the death of their primary caregivers worldwide, including at least one parent or grandparent with custody.In a little house on the outskirts of Lima, Gabriela Zarate lives with her husband and eight children. Four are yours. And the other four, two girls aged 7 and 15 and two boys aged 9 and 12, are the children of his younger sister Katherine.It's hard to get them all. The two boys sleep in pairs in a bunk bed, and the girls share a room at the back of the house. "It has always been a struggle to put food on the table for my family," says Gabriela. "And with four more children it is even more difficult."In June 2020, when Peru ...
DOMESTIC ANIMALS |  Pets will be members of the family by law in Spain from this Wednesday
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DOMESTIC ANIMALS | Pets will be members of the family by law in Spain from this Wednesday

A step forward in defending the rights of domestic animals. Starting this Wednesday, January 5, the pets What dogs, gatos, birds and the rest of pets will be considered "living beings gifted with sensitivity ". Therefore, thanks to the legal reform of the Civil Code, the Mortgage Law and the Civil Procedure Law, animals, which until now were considered things, will be taken into account as a more member of the family at the legal level. Everything that is known so far about the new course to have a dog The change of legal status of pets appears in a triple legal reform of the Civil Code, the Mortgage Law and the Civil Procedure Law, w...
Why perfume conditions us when choosing a partner (and what it says about our immune system)
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Why perfume conditions us when choosing a partner (and what it says about our immune system)

Francisco J. Esteban Ruiz The Conversation*11 minutesImage source, Getty ImagesEveryone is attracted to someone for very different reasons and reasons.And, for tastes, colors ... and smells!It is well known that body odor influences when choosing a partner.And you don't have to do many experiments to be clear that the bad smell helps to discard it.Evolutionarily and in different species, including humans, the pair is chosen to optimally complement our own genes, especially those related to the immune system.This is intended to make our offspring resistant to more pathogens.Image source, Getty ImagesThe information of our scent And here comes the curious thing: although in our species there are hundreds of different forms of genes that encode the immune system, in each person some of the...
‘Shattered spirits’: young and capable leave Western Balkans en masse, Macedonian census shows
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‘Shattered spirits’: young and capable leave Western Balkans en masse, Macedonian census shows

The Western Balkans are facing an emigration crisis.This is particularly evident in North Macedonia, as its most recent census shows.The country has lost at least 10 percent of its two million people since the last census in 2002, the latest figures revealed.Abysmal economic growth and a lack of investment have hit the country, which is now home to just 1.8 million people, in its 30 years of independence.Towns and small towns like Valandovo, 146 kilometers from the capital Skopje, offer few jobs, pushing the ambitious and capable to seek work and settle elsewhere."Five of my friends from our class of 20 students have already moved abroad with their families," said Bojan Nikolov, 24, a member of the city's municipal youth council.As in many other smaller communities in the region, most o...
John Glacier: the Hackney rapper who mixes catharsis and mystery |  Music
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John Glacier: the Hackney rapper who mixes catharsis and mystery | Music

John glacier is someone who knows the importance of privacy. It says it is "20,000 years old" when we meet for drinks in a London hotel; his Instagram bio reads "I have no name or number," and the icy name under which he acts is intentionally misleading. But in person she is open and friendly, with a careless demeanor. "I don't have a fucking life," she jokes, expressionless. "I'm like, 'Yeah, something to do today!'"In July, he released Shiloh: Lost for Words, a widely praised debut mixtape packed with conversational raps and mindful of restless lo-fi beats. He's deeply introspective, mixing religious references and diary scenes from his life, with cool, casual puns: "Can't talk to me about grindin '/ Pushing more lines than Pusha T in a full eclipse, I'm all-nighting," a beautif...
Plymouth shooter’s glorification of ‘incels’ drives calls to action |  Plymouth Shot
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Plymouth shooter’s glorification of ‘incels’ drives calls to action | Plymouth Shot

The man who shot seven people to death, killing five, in a rampage in Plymouth is being praised by an online "incel" community, and some ironically revere him as a "saint" and celebrate the attack as an aid to their recruitment drive.Jake Davison, 22, killed his mother, Maxine, 51, after a fight before fatally shooting four others and then himself in August of last year. Before his death, he expressed misogynistic and homophobic tendencies, as well as angrily regretting his failure to find a girlfriend.He also shared hateful views on Reddit forums used by incels, men who express hostility and resentment online towards those who are sexually active, particularly women.Counter-extremism experts' analysis of online forums popular with incels reveals the extent to which the Davison murders...