June 4, 2013 They were accused of interfering with the government. Employees of non-profit groups that promote democracy and take on other issues, they deny that charge. Fifteen of the Americans were tried in absentia. The 16th received a two-year prison sentence. He plans an appeal.
July 13, 2012 Casting a deciding vote in a national election is about as likely as winning the lottery. So why do we do it? Why do you vote? The heart of the matter is up for debate, with commentator Alva Noë leading the way.