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11 May 2011

Stories from 11 May 2011

Russia, Macedonia: Victory Day Parade Impressions

Slovakia: Second-Class Customers

Even though customers might expect products from the same brand to be of the same quality worldwide, regional differences in quality and price do exist, depending on whether the products...

Russia: New Online Electoral Statistics Database Launched

Brazil: World Tour to Research on Motivation, Talent and Enthusiasm

Mexico: Day 3: Thousands of Zapatistas Join National ‘March for Peace’

During its third day, thousands of Zapatistas joined the national march for peace, justice and dignity, denouncing the violence created by the War on Drugs. Protesters also met many of...

Chile: Police Clash With Protesters in Demonstration Against Hydroelectric Dam

Latin America: Policy Journal Highlights Latin American Innovators

Peru: The Media's Role During the Presidential Elections

Cuba: The Healer

Angola: Maka: Anti-Corruption Watchdog

Trinidad & Tobago: Planning Minister Sacked

Barbados: REDjet and Regional Travel

Bermuda: Adjusting the Land Tax

Jamaica: After “Dudus”

Mali: First Edition of “HIV-Aids Foot” Soccer Event

Arab World: The Club for Arab Monarchies to Get Morocco and Jordan

At first, everyone thought it was a joke or just one more Twitter rumor. Soon, netizens realised it was true and the shock made everyone act hysterical with their funny...

Mexico: Day 2 of #marchanacional: Protesters Enter Mexico City

As previously reported on Global Voices, on May 5, 2011, Mexican citizens started a 'march for peace' denouncing the violence caused by the 'War on Drugs'. On its second day,...

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