Reporters Without Borders hails the European Parliament’s decision to include Dawit Isaac, a journalist with Swedish and Eritrean dual citizenship who has been detained in Eritrea since September 2001, in the three finalists for the 2009 Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought. The leaders of the parliament’s political groups will choose the winner on 22 October.

Reporters Without Borders hails the European Parliament’s decision to include Dawit Isaac, a journalist with Swedish and Eritrean dual citizenship who has been detained in Eritrea since September 2001, in the three finalists for the 2009 Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought. The leaders of the parliament’s political groups will choose the winner on 22 October.

The Obama victory has proved to the world that an American election is more than choosing personalities.  It is a mass assertion of the people’s right to choose and dismiss their head of state. After they voted twice for Bush and Dick Cheney who lead them into unpopular war in Iraq they came out in large numbers to vote for the person they believe is going to bring change.

The Obama victory has proved to the world that an American election is more than choosing personalities.  It is a mass assertion of the people’s right to choose and dismiss their head of state. After they voted twice for Bush and Dick Cheney who lead them into unpopular war in Iraq they came out in large numbers to vote for the person they believe is going to bring change.