Wednesday, September 4, 2013
Daily Headlines: September 4, 2013
* Mexico: Press group Reporters Without Borders called for the immediate release of four journalists who were recently arrested while covering protests against the Mexican government’s plans for educational reform.
* U.S.: A new report from the Pew Research Center found that nine of the top ten U.S. states where the Latino population has grown the fastest are located in the South.
* Chile: Three men who claimed to have been sexually abused by “prominent priest” Fernando Karadima in the 1980s have filed a $900,000 lawsuit against him.
* Argentina: Another day, another trial for ex-Argentina president and convicted arms trafficker Carlos Menem.
Video Source – YouTube via user panamericanavideos (“Thousands of protesters (on Monday) took to the streets of Mexico City to protest against the reforms proposed by President Enrique Peña Nieto”).
Online Sources- LAHT; Huffington Post; GlobalPost; Businsesweek