Have you always wanted to give the US president a piece of your mind? Now is your chance.
GlobalPost is collecting words of advice on what the next president — either a re-elected Barack Obama or a triumphant Mitt Romney— should do during his term in office.
HONG KONG — Greeting even torrential rain and lightning with cheers, tens of thousands of young protesters encamped outside Hong Kong's government offices entered Tuesday evening in high spirits, despite signs of an escalating confrontation with authorities. On Tuesday morning, embattled Hong Kong Chief Executive CY Leung told protesters to clear out ‘immediately.’ He said the organizers of Occupy Central ‘had said repeatedly that if the movement is getting out of control, they would call for it to stop.’
LONDON — Some 1.6 million Scots woke up disappointed the day after the referendum vote less than two weeks ago. The question now is what to do with the momentum and passions of those for whom independence is now at best a dream deferred.
Rule No. 1 for setting up a refugee camp is that it be in a safe place. But those at a camp established in Shajra, southern Syria, five months ago were horrified to find themselves the target of government attacks before dawn on Thursday.