AVE MARIA - by Helene Fischer - video ~ link
Spain - The fifth victim to fall in Europe's 'Arc of Depression' ~ link ~ Let us all extend our sympathies to the Spanish people. They face the greatest national emergency since the Civil War yet their vote for drastic change is palpably useless, even if democracy has in this case at least been respected.
As union leader Javier Dos put it, the EU-imposed austerity plans of the incoming Partido Popular are “nothing more than the continuation of policies leading Europe toward disaster”.
Amateur footage appeared to show protesters being dragged by the hair across the road and police pounding the heads of motionless bodies in the street. Tear gas was also fired.
Fresh clashes erupted in Liberation Square as Egyptian protesters held their ground urging military rulers to quickly transfer power to a civilian government. Protests against Egypt's military rulers entered a third day as clashes also broke out between government forces and protesters outside the interior ministry. Similar anti-junta rallies were held in other Egyptian cities including Alexandria, Suez and Ismailia.
Protests against Egypt's military rulers entered a third day as clashes also broke out between government forces and protesters outside the interior ministry.
The poll indicates that around 45 percent of respondents are of the opinion that the Al Saud family will continue to rule with the unwavering support of the US.