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4 June 2014

Stories from 4 June 2014

An Ex-Guerilla is Now Ruling El Salvador, Can He Stop the Killing?

Salvador Sánchez Cerén, an ex-guerrilla commander, assumed the presidency of El Salvador on June 1, 2014. Jamie Stark reviews what it means for El Salvador and Latin America.

“Let Spain Decide”

Ideological Clichés Among Republic Supporters

Waiting for the New King in Spain

Solana Larsen Steps Down as Global Voices’ Managing Editor, Sahar Habib Ghazi Takes the Helm

A changing of the guard at Global Voices editorial. Managing Editor Solana Larsen will be succeeded by former Deputy Editor, Sahar Habib Ghazi.

Russian City Hosts Pole Dancing Performance on International Children's Day

RuNet Echo

Last Sunday, Tolyatti celebrated its 277th birthday and International Children's Day. Ironically, it also hosted an outdoor pole dancing performance at a car show.

The Importance of Maths in Education

Other Abdications in Spanish History

Did You Share Those Images of the Indian Girls Who Were Gang-Raped and Hanged?

Shocking images of two teenage Indian girls, gang-raped and hanged from a tree went viral on social media, leading to heated debates about our motives behind sharing such images indiscriminately.

Man Arrested for ‘Insulting’ Tajik President on Facebook

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