First international news of today’s quickies: It’s so damn hot here in Madrid, I can’t concentrate in anything other than ice cream for more than five minutes. So, short quickies today:
An 11 year old pregnant rape victim is being praised for her maturity by the president for not wanting an abortion. Chile is one of the few countries in the world that bans abortion under any circumstance. (From Moniqa)
London major says women go to university to find men to marry.
The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey rejects a summer post-graduate training program on evolution because, they say, the subject is too controversial.
The cuts in science funding in Spain are getting worse and worse.
The Committee for the Promotion of Virtue and the Prevention of Vice now bans women from music shops.
Featured image: Spanish scientists protesting budget cuts by @eduolpe