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23 May 2011

Stories from 23 May 2011

Myanmar: Farmers receive lengthy prison sentence

Philippines: K+12 education reform

Greece: Is it time for the #GreekRevolution?

The peaceful mass popular protests in cities across Spain, calling for democracy and protesting bipartisanship on the eve of elections, caught Greeks by surprise after a year of fruitless protests...

Greece: A Lukewarm Reaction to Attacks on Immigrants

Ukraine: No Bail For Ex-Interior Minister Lutsenko

Poland: Taxation

Hungary: Orbán Government and Romania's Hungarian Minority

Russia: Medvedev and Press Freedom

Slovenia: Law on Mayor/MP Conflict of Interest; New Family Code

Russia: Daghestani Media Online

Russia: EU’s Roma to Move to Russia?

Russia: History of Russian Pop

Russia: Parking and Driving in Moscow

India: The Death Of a Terrorist

Pakistan: Imran Khan's Sit In Protest

Pakistan: Is It America’s War Really?

Greece: A Proposal to Reform the Police

Greece: No Peace without Justice

Caribbean: Reflections on the Rapture

So the world was supposed to end this past Saturday - at least according to some religious sects. Caribbean bloggers write about how one man's delusion had an impact on...

South Africa: What's next for Judge Aikona Motata?

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