News for 2013-05-11

Saturday, May 11, 2013
[field_image_caption-raw] Vote Rigging? Charges Fly in Pakistan As Election Results Announced
UPDATE 2 - Sunday 1:28 PM ET
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[title] How People Power Generates Change
With our democracy threatened by plutocrats and the politicians in their pockets more than ever, the antidote to organized money is organized people. It takes time and effort, but across the country, grass roots democracy is growing. Individuals are banding together, organizing toward common goals...
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[field_image_caption-raw] A Formal Legal Mandate for a Criminal Investigation of Guatemala's Current President, Perez Molina
General Efrain Rios Montt has been found guilty of genocide and crimes against humanity. He has already begun his "irrevocable" sentence of 80 years in prison.
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[field_image_caption-raw] Israeli Attacks on Syria Escape Security Council Scrutiny
UNITED NATIONS - Israel, which has launched three air strikes inside Syria since January this year, has escaped scrutiny or condemnation by a Security Council which remains sharply divided.
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