Headlines From The World Press

Each day we offer a sample of headlines that appeared in the world press along with our comments.

China, China Daily: “Fight To End Drought”
We should rain on this suggestion.

Indonesia, Jakarta Post: “Is This Nation Beyond Repair?”
Two years of a Republican controlled Congress guarantees the answer is–YES!

Russia, Moscow Times: “Goodbye Lenin”
Hello Putin.

Japan, Japan Times: “Pedestrian Zone Reopens”
Now, we know where to aim our cars.

Sweden, The Local: “Women Denied Job After Miscarriage”
This is what is termed a miscarriage of justice.

USA, AOL: “What Should I Do?”
If in Congress, focus on job creation.

Australia, Sydney Morning Herald: “Teacher Taped Student Mouth Shut”
Big deal, the American government has been trying to shut up those opposing foreign policy decisions.

South Africa, Argus: “Who Should Be Mayor?”
Anyone but someone with the name of Bloomberg.

Canada, Toronto Star: “Tailor Hand Up His Tape”
I guess he no longer measured up to the job.

South Africa, Mail & Guardian: “Polite Gang Robs Wealthy”
They rob from the rich and give to themselves.