Archive for July, 2010

First posted at Journalism, Journalists and the World and the SPJ International Committee blog. I have to admit, from the time I heard CNN had fired Octavia Nasr for her Tweet on the death of Hezbollah spiritual leader Sayyed Mohammed Hussein Fadlallah I was upset she wrote what she did and at the same time […]

First posted at Journalism, Journalists and the World. At first the July 16 New York Time story about Pakistani legislators claiming university degrees they never earned seemed like a fun story. One that would provide a small insight into Pakistan’s politics and earn a chuckle or two. (Pakistani Legislators Face Accusations of Faking Their Degrees) […]

Filed Under (Editing) by on 15-07-2010 and tagged ,

Just saw a graphic display of the BBC annual report. Very cool and very easy to read. Click on the image to see the full page report.

Filed Under (Editing, Skills, South America) by on 03-07-2010 and tagged

CNN reports today that the drug enforcement agencies from the US and Ecuador have seized a fully operational ocean-going submarine designed for drug smugglers. (Ecuador authorities seize drug-smuggling sub) This is the first time a real submarine was captured. But in the past few years the issue of submersible vessels has been a big problem. […]