The Aurora slaughter calls for a global reflection on the ownership and the use of guns.
The Guardian publishes a worldwide chart with data on gun ownership and gun murder per country. Surprisingly, statistics for gun homicide are quite low in TOL’s area of coverage. See for yourself!
No one seems to have a solution to the scourge of child labor in a seaside resort.
Ignas is one of the ubiquitous unchaperoned children, some as young as 10, who come to Palanga every summer from all over Lithuania to make money illegally selling chebureki – crescent-shaped, meat-filled dumplings.
Like most chebureki sellers, Ignas says he gets 50 Lithuanian cents (14 euro cents) per dumpling sold. That’s one-eighth to one-sixth of the 3- to 4-litas purchase price. The older boys who sell beer get up to 2 litas of the 5- or 6-litas price per can.
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David Cerny, famous Czech artist, and his new creation!