Archive for February 7th, 2014

  • Ukraine crisis: From political to economic
    February 7, 2014, by The Kyiv Post

    There’s another reason to hope Ukraine’s political crisis ends soon: The health of the economy depends on it. Russia’s $15 billion bailout, announced on December 17, looked promising until Russian […]

  • Clashes at Bosnia protests over unemployment and economic woes
    February 7, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Close to 6000 disgruntled workers from Dita, Konjuh, Polihem, Resod Guming and Poliolechem companies, followed by citizens, retirees and high school students from the Electrotechnical school gathered on February 6 […]

  • Despite official denial, gay life flourishes underground in Sochi
    February 7, 2014, by James Brooke and Mike Eckels of VOANews

    In recent days, videos have gone viral showing Russian skinheads and others attacking gays. The videos fueled protests around the world Wednesday, calling on corporate sponsors of the Winter Olympics […]

  • Film Review: Labor Day
    February 7, 2014, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

    From In the Bedroom to Little Children, the verdant towns of New England have for a while now been the setting of intimate but sometimes tense dramas centered on a […]