Things never seem to change. Really. There’s always just one more dreadful story. And while I’d love to promote only fun stories, I think the depressing ones are important. As always, these are links to the things that caught my attention.
Armenian Blogger on Trial for Satire Photo of Politician (Global Voices)
Australia legalizes violent video games (Boing Boing)
Central African Republic
Přednádraží Still Stands: Czech Roma Community Resists Evictions (Global Voices)
Murder Trail Leads to Russian Facebook of Horrors (Global Voices) <– Remember innocent until proven guilty. But the immediate reactions from the social networks is fascinating.
Zonguldak Accident Draws Attention to Turkish Miners’ Plight (Global Voices)
Venezuela’s future uncertain amid Chavez absence (Moderate Voice)
Reconciliation Day in Southern Yemen (Global Voices)