All the News that Ain’t Fit to Print

So, the loss of Google Reader has really stymied this type of post. This will be the last one I post. Sorry if you loved it. Back to focussing on reviews and random shopping and food.

Australia

Australian Army on institutional sexism: The standard you walk past is the standard you accept (Boing Boing)

Brazil

PHOTOS: Hundreds Arrested in Brazil’s Bus Fare Protests (Global Voices)

Guatemala

Petitioning the state of Guatemala to ensure due process of law in Rios Montt genocide trial (Boing Boing)

Kazakhistan

Kazakh Minister Fired as Netizens Criticize Pension Plans (Global Voices)

Kyrgyzstan

Girls Are Told Not to Leave Kyrgyzstan (Global Voices)

South Korea

Pastor for South Korea’s Biggest Church Charged with Financial Crimes (Global Voices)

Spain

European Award for Helping Victims of the Spanish Mortgage Crisis (Global Voices)

Russia

More Violence for Russia’s Gays, Supporters (Global Voices)

Orphaned in US, SOPA Finds Home in Russia (Global Voices)

United Kingdom

Shropshire traffic warden jailed over driver row lies (Shropshire Star)

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