An American report of teacher salaries in fourteen different countries places Moroccan teachers as the second lowest paid in the Arab world, just ahead of Algeria, earning an average monthly wage of $512. Continue reading
Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper added his voice to the chorus of praise from world leaders about Nelson Mandela’s legacy. Harper, like many of his counterparts, was involved with groups that advocated to keep Mandela in prison during his 27-year sentence. Mandela’s passing has brought about a flurry of hypocritical statements from world leaders like PM Harper who actively supported Apartheid-era South Africa.
From Palestine, Fatah released statements regarding the passing last night of Nelson Mandela. Fatah expressed its condolences to the South African people for the loss of a great world leader, highlighting his support for the Palestinian cause and friendship with the late Yasser Arafat.