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1 February 2014

Stories from 1 February 2014

Philippine Typhoon Haiyan Victims Join ‘People Surge’ Protest

The 'People Surge' protest in the Philippines was organized by typhoon Haiyan victims who denounced the slow rescue and anti-poor rehabilitation efforts of the government

Memes to Confront Impunity in Mexico

Costa Rica's Presidential Election Is an Unexpectedly Tight Race

According to a recent opinion poll, three candidates are tied for first place in Sunday's presidential election in Costa Rica.

‘Mistreated, Insulted and Disrespected': World Bank Releases Social Inclusion Report

Certain groups of people in all countries seem to be left behind despite their home country's progress, and the social exclusion of these people has costly consequences.

Japan's US Base Plan Hits Snafu With Local Mayor's Re-Election

Susumu Inamine, who opposes a plan to transfer the US airbase from Futenma to Henoko district, a coastal area of his city, was re-elected on January 20.

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