Jul 4, 2013

Iran volleyball streak flusters censors

Iran’s triumphant volleyball run has created a dilemma for its state broadcaster, which is struggling to tailor its coverage of matches — attended by scantily dressed women — to the moral guidelines of the Islamic republic. Competing for the first time in the FIVB ...

Feb 24, 2013

Whose morals will be taught?

The government’s panel on improving Japan’s education system has decided to have the government make morals a regular subject in schools. The Education Rebuilding Implementation Council, led by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and chaired by Kaoru Kamata, president of Waseda University, intends to advise ...