Archive | February 18, 2013

Fight over Atlanta mass transit MARTA system raises race issues

February 18, 2013

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Sunday, Feb. 17, 2013 Fight over Atlanta mass transit raises race issues By RAY HENRY The Associated Press ATLANTA — A proposal to change the power structure of metro Atlanta’s mass transit system raises the complicated politics of race in Georgia. The tension is evident when comparing the demographics of mass transit riders against those […]

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Zimbabwe: Constitutional referendum set for March 16, 2013

February 18, 2013

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Zimbabwe President Mugabe proclaims date for constitutional referendum Xinhua HARARE- President Robert Mugabe on Friday, February 15, 2013 claimed March 16 as the date Zimbabweans will go to a referendum to indicate whether or not they accept a draft constitution. In a proclamation published in the Government Gazette and accompanying a copy of the draft […]

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