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2 May 2009

Stories from 2 May 2009

Japan: On Takiji's “Cannery Ship”

Peru: Newspaper Questions Spanish Language Proficiency of Indigenous Congresswoman

The Lima newspaper Correo published a front page story about the low level of Spanish language proficiency by the indigenous Congresswoman Hilaria Supa. As a result, the Peruvian blogosphere put...

Kenya: The state of Kenyan public universities

Japan: Tsukiji Fish Market

Egypt: Combating H1N1 with pigs culling

While the world is busy trying to figure out a way for necessarily precautions to stop swine flu or H1N1 from spreading, the Egyptian government decided to take one more...