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10/05/2011
USA: Adopted son of Lesbian couple is performing sex-change to become a girl
The lesbian parents of an 11-year-old boy who is undergoing the process of becoming a girl defended the decision, claiming it was better for a child to have a sex change when young and warning that children with gender identity disorder forced to postpone transitioning could face a higher risk of suicide.
10/05/2011
Australia: 16-year old girl prevents her forced marriage
A 16-year-old girl was placed on the airport watch list to prevent an arranged marriage taking place in Lebanon. She applied to the Federal Magistrates Court for an order to restrain her parents from taking her out of Australia to marry a man she had met only once.
10/04/2011
USA: Mob attacks uninvolved man in his house
African-American and Hispanic youths with bats and pipes descended on a tidy residential area in Philadelphia looking for White teens who allegedly had attacked an African-American kid a couple of hours earlier.
09/30/2011
Bulgaria: mass protests against Romanis
Mass protests in many parts of Bulgaria, after Romanis ("gypsies") have killed a 19-year old Bulgarian youth in a village near Plovdiv. Involved is the infamous Romani family of "tsar Kiro" who are allegedly running a large-scale moonshine enterprise in Bulgaria.
09/28/2011
USA: Murderer gives Interview on Crime Scene
In a bold and brazen move that has stunned even the police, one of the men arrested in connection with the killing of two young adults, actually gave an interview at the scene of the crime with Tulsa's Channel 8 less than an hour after the bodies were discovered.
09/27/2011
USA: Schools don't need to bring all students to proficiency in reading and math by 2014 after all
President Obama offered to lift the 2014 deadline for bringing all students to proficiency in reading and math, for states that promise to follow his administration’s own school improvement agenda.
10/06/2011      share:derubg

USA: Obama prefers basketball over ethics

This text was excerpted from: Obama: 'I Don't Think Ethics' Was My Favorite Subject, Terence P. Jeffrey, cnsnews, 2011

President Barack Obama told an audience on September 27 that he was “not always the very best student” and that ethics “would not have made it on the list” of his favorite subjects.

Obama: "I remember when I was in 8th grade I had to take a class called ethics. Now, ethics is about right and wrong, but if you’d ask me what my favorite subject was back in 8th grade, it was basketball."
Obama: 'I Don't Think Ethics' Was My Favorite SubjectTerence P. Jeffreycnsnews09/29/2011
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