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· October, 2010

Stories about Youth from October, 2010

Bangladesh: Participating In Global Hand Washing Day 2010

Georgia: Halloween protests & revelry

Egypt: From Dakar … with love

Trinidad & Tobago: LGBT Community Speaks Out

Puerto Rico: “Guadalupe Should Not be the Provost”

Bahamas: Set a Better Example

Palestine: A Parting Gift from Gaza

Video: One Minute Jr video nominees for 2010 Awards

The nominees for each of the 3 categories in the One Minutes Jr project competition 2010 have been selected. In each of the categories of  (Self)-portrait, Inside-Out and One Minute...

Bahamas: The Time Is Now

Barbados: Make Your Mark

France: Youth against Pension Reform

October 19 was the seventh consecutive day of nationwide demonstrations in France against the pension reform bill. As the foreign press is reporting the protests mainyl as a social conflict,...

Chile: Natividad Llanquileo, voice of the Mapuche hunger strike

Natividad Llanquileo was the spokesperson of the Mapuche prisoners that were on hunger strike for more than 80 days; she is 26 years old and a law student. Media from...

Mexico: Blog ‘Words of Resistance’ Publishes Stories of Teenagers from Oaxaca

Argentina: Protester killed in confrontation between labor unions

Mariano Ferreyra, a student at the University of Buenos Aires and member of the Worker's Party, was shot during a confrontation between members of the Railroad workers union and workers...

Serbia: Children Get Military Training in Russian Camps

In the prime of the newest public discussion on patriotism and the origin of violence in the Serbian society, newspaper Danas reported that two years ago Serbian children, aged 11...

Myanmar: Lighting Festival

Azerbaijan: Free Expression under Attack

Nepal: Texting During Dashain

Russia: Photos of Kurdish Refugees and Homeless People

Mexico: 20-year-old Woman is New Police Chief of Northern Mexican Town

Marisol Valles García is a married 20-year-old woman studying Criminology; she is also the new chief of police in Práxedis, Chihuahua, a town located around 100 kilometers (62 miles) away...

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