Experiments with truth: 5/27/09

  • Russian flight attendants for KrasAir vow to continue their 12-day hunger strike despite six hospitalizations
  • Opposition forces in Mauritania staged a demonstration on Monday against the electoral agenda announced by the military junta
  • Four hundred inmates at a prison in Kyrgyzstan went on hunger strike, and three sewed their mouths shut
  • Events held in 117 cities across the U.S. and Canada to protest the California Supreme Court’s decision to uphold the ban on same-sex marriage