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29 May 2014

Stories from 29 May 2014

Environment and Colombian Presidential Candidates

Reference Services in Library and the Web

Sisi Wins Egyptian Presidential Elections; Only Opponent Sabahi Comes in Third

General Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi won a landslide victory, topping his only oppopent Hamdeen Sabahi, who came in third place. After three days of voting, Sisi won 93.3 per cent of...

Colombia: Three Weeks Away From a New Election

Spain, Podemos Political Party for 2015?

Chavs, on UK Working Class

60% of Electoral Abstention in Colombia

Is Power Too Sweet for Ailing African Leaders to Step Down?

Colombia: Post Election Mess

Venezuela: Answering Dieterich

Colombia: Voting for War or Peace

What is Eco-Friendly?

What's the Beef? Strike Call at Japanese Fast Food Chain Sukiya

Are workers at Sukiya, the Japanese fast food chain famous for its $3 gyūdon beef rice bowl, really going on strike?

Challenges of Education in the 21st Century

BookCrossing in Latin America

Cuesta de Miranda, Argentina

Learning How to Sing

Are Colombian Librarians Updated, Technologically Speaking?

Spain: If European Election Would Have Been Legislative…

Shooting the Messenger: Jamaica's Brendan Bain Controversy Continues

The controversy over Jamaican Professor Brendan Bain's court testimony in the Caleb Orozco case in Belize continues. Everyone's talking, but is anyone listening? A few bloggers peel away the layers.

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