I’m cynical. You can guess what my thoughts on the news are right now.
Anti-Gay Preacher Elected Brazil’s Human Rights Committee Head (Global Voices)
12,000 Dead Pigs, But Shanghai’s Quiet (Global Voices)
China’s Smear Campaign Against Apple (Global Voices)
China’s Social Media Censored After New President Draws Lone Opposing Vote (Global Voices) — Um, kids. It’s not “freedom” unless you have the right to disagree… Just sayin’. It’s not an “election” if you can’t put out a dissenting vote….
Bank Run in Cyprus; Who’s Next? (Moderate Voice)
Former Guatemalan Dictator On Trial (Global Voices)
Jailed For Exposing Moral Policing, Indian TV Reporter Gets Bail (Global Voices)
Swiss Tourist ‘Gang-Raped in India’ (Moderate Voice)
Anti-Whaling Activists Hit a Nerve in Japan (Global Voices)
Japan’s Jaded Public Pushes for Nuclear Truth Post-Fukushima (Global Voices)
N. Korea Causes China, S. Korea, Japan 2 B Bedmates (The Moderate Voice)
Peru: Controversy Ahead of Lima’s Recall Referendum (Global Voices)
Peru: Exit Polls Say Villarán Remains Lima’s Mayor (Global Voices)
Allegations Tie Pope Francis to Argentina’s ‘Dirty War’ Past (Global Voices)
Questions from a ‘Dirty War’ (The Moderate Voice) — I’m pretty sure I already read something about this in the Pope’s biography. Look for a new issue please.
Immigrants to Spain Push Back on Evictions (The Moderate Voice)
Assault Against Immigrant Causes Outrage in Spanish Town (Global Voices)
In Spain, Money for Bulls But Cuts for Citizens (Global Voices)
Politician arrested after House of Commons brawl (Boing Boing) — This is why you shouldn’t have a bar near your political seat of power. It creates lack of judgement.
Yemen: March 18th, A Dignified National Dialogue? (Global Voices)
Outcry After Zimbabwe Police Arrest Top Human Rights Lawyer (Global Voices)