Accusations of money laundering against a former Armenian foreign minister reveal that the country is trying to shut down an NGO aimed at improving civil society in Armenia.
Try conducting a news search today without turning up something churned. As newspapers and magazines make last-ditch efforts at survival, journalism is becoming churnalism.
Oh, the irony. Libya's Gaddafi has been awarding a human rights prize to peace activists for over 20 years. Among the recipients? Fidel Castro, Daniel Ortega, and Turkish PM Recep Tayyip Erdogan.