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The mayor with ALS

The mayor with ALS

JOSÉ ANTONIO GUERRERO

Juan Ramón Amores could have hidden away and dwelled on his bad luck, but instead he stood for mayor of his town to raise awarenss of his amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, and won. We spent a day with this pioneer, who reminds people to "remember to live"

Erasing the benchmarks

Peter Edgerton

Peter Edgerton

In Vancouver 20 odd years ago, I came across three or four verses of poetry scrawled on a bus stop bench

THE BIGGER PICTURE

Learning by doing

JEREMY BLATCH

A Central Bank's muscular response to the Great Recession

food & drink

Spanish kitchen nightmares

ANDREW J. LINN

Digging a little deeper it becomes obvious that these 'reality' programmes are completely set up

EARTH MATTERS

Fighting litter

MICHEL CRUZ

The anti-plastic movement gains traction, but there's still lots to do

Why scrap the toll?

Héctor Barbotta

Héctor Barbotta

A model that obliges both residents and tourists to make all their daily journeys in a private vehicle is not sustainable in the mid-term

THE EURO ZONE

Reality bites

Mark Nayler

Mark Nayler

Certainly, the Catalan secessionists did act illegally; but what about a lengthy ban from public office, rather than a decade behind bars?