Experiments with truth: 4/28/10

  • Seven environmental activists were arrested after they chained themselves to a railroad outside of a coal mine in Wales.
  • Women gathered in Washington, D.C. yesterday in their most revealing tops, protesting an Iranian cleric who said female immodesty causes earthquakes.
  • UNC students walked out of a speech and protested conservative politician Tom Tancredo, in particular his stance on immigration. Demonstrators shouted, “Education not deportation!”
  • Thousands of students across New Jersey walked out of class yesterday to protest budget cuts.
  • Telecom employees in India are on hunger strike after their company transferred many workers to rural areas and refused to transfer them back per an accord.