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· August, 2011

Stories about Youth from August, 2011

17 August 2011

Pakistan: Youth Gets Justice After Video of Extra-Judicial Killing Emerged

On June 8, 2011, a 19 year old boy was shot dead at point blank by a Pakistan Rangers personnel in Karachi. Video footage emerged showing that the boy was...

East Timor: Students Arrested While Supporting West Papua

16 August 2011

Guatemala: Memoir Captures Complicated Adoption Process

India, US: Stories Of Adoption From India

Trinidad & Tobago: Meet Morvant

South Korea: Blood Type Personality Theory, How It Works

The blood type personality theory claims that people's blood type is predictive of their personality and compatibility with others. Nowhere is this belief more popular than in South Korea and...

Armenia-Azerbaijan: Unlikely Pen Pals?

12 August 2011

Bhutan: Riots in England and Bhutanese Youth

Africa: Africa to Send Troops and Care Packages to the UK

Following the killing of a 29-year old man, Mark Duggan, in Tottenham on August 4, 2011, angry residents in London and other cities in the UK took to the street...

Haiti: Right, Wrong & the London Riots

11 August 2011

Bermuda, Jamaica: London Burning

Russia: Bloggers’ Summer of Civic Actions

RuNet Echo

Although August is traditionally considered a quiet month in Russia, the country's Internet has been alive with hundreds and thousands of people taking part in a number of social actions....

United States: Race Still Matters to Young People

10 August 2011

Chile: Demonstrators Thwart Hooded Violent Protestors

Chilean students protesting for educational reforms have been rallying since April and in the process have been forcefully controlled with water cannons and tear gas. A recent video has shown...

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