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9 April 2012

Stories from 9 April 2012

Pakistan: Stop Dumping On Us

Pakistan has become a dumping ground of plastic and medical wastes in the past decades. The people of the country had been exposed too long to harmful diseases due to...

Guatemala: Photos of Holy Week in Antigua

One Day on Earth: Worldwide Collaborative Music Video Released

A new music video has been released in preparation for the worldwide screening of the Global Collaborative film One Day on Earth, which will take place in locations all around...

Greece: #Police_Victims

Thailand: Internet Freedom Threats and Violations

Aim Sinpeng reports that internet censorship has continued in Thailand despite the victory of the opposition in the last elections. The government continues to block thousands of websites for violating...

El Salvador: Photos of Holy Week Carpets

Cuba: Unholy Actions

Trinidad & Tobago: Madness in the Ministry

The curious case of Cheryl Miller, an employee of the Ministry of Ministry of Gender, Youth and Child Development who reportedly got into an argument with a senior official and,...

Uruguay: Documentary on Jewish Immigration in Uruguay

Kenya: Young Man Invents Wooden Extension Cable

Grenada, Barbados: The Fallout over Journalist's Firing

Rawle Titus -veteran journalist and president of the Media Workers Association of Grenada since 2008- was dismissed from his post as editor of the Grenada Advocate after he refused to...

Portugal: Police Prevents Workers From Writing a Banner for the General Strike

Brazil: Contemporary Slavery and Proposals to Fight the Practice

Although the practice of exercising the right of property over other human beings was abolished in Brazil in 1888 with the signing of the Golden Law, in practice, exploitation of...

Overseas Chinese Students Bring Changes to China?

Iran: Electronic Curtain in Animation

Worldwide Concern Over Critical State of Bahraini Activist

Netizens around the world have expressed their great concern over the deteriorating state of Bahraini human rights activist Abdulhadi Alkhawaja. The Bahraini authorities sentenced him to life imprisonment last year,...

Myanmar: Continuing Press Freedom Violations

China: The Uyghur Human Rights Project

China: Struggle to Remember Fang Lizhi

Chinese intellectual Fang Lizhi, who inspired a whole generation of student activists during the 1980s, passed away on April 6, 2012 in the United States, at the age of 76....

Overview of Buddhism in Vietnam

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