Must Reads: Egyptian justice, Amazon slavery and a Pirate Party

Brazilprotest

From slaves in the Amazon to the unexpected rise of the Pirate Party, here are the five stories you shouldn't miss from last week in global news:

Libya now ruled by the law of retribution

In Germany, a ragtag Pirate Party raids politics

American NGO worker in Egypt faces his fate in court

Brazil workers exploited as modern-day Amazon slaves

Exxon Valdez remains controversial near its end in India

-- Emily Alpert in Los Angeles

Photo: Hunikuni tribe members protest slave labor outside the Chamber of Deputies in Brasilia, the capital of Brazil, on May 8, 2012. Credit: Eraldo Peres / Associated Press

 
Comments () | Archives (0)

Connect

Recommended on Facebook


Advertisement

Times Global Bureaus ยป

Click on bureau location to view articles

In Case You Missed It...

Video

Recent Posts

Archives
 



Archives
 

In Case You Missed It...