Comments Send Print Share Recommend Tweet Worldview: Elections in Pakistan, EcoMyths and violence in Nigeria April 29, 2013 WBEZ [View the story "Worldview: Elections in Pakistan, cutting down trees to kill a pest, violence in Nigeria" on Storify]Worldview: Elections in Pakistan, cutting down trees to kill a pest, violence in NigeriaPakistanis will vote in parliamentary elections on May 11. In EcoMyths, Worldview examines better ways to rid us of the wood-boring beetle. Violence continues to plague Nigeria.Storified by · Mon, Apr 29 2013 09:36:23Violence, threats as Pakistani elections loomPakistan's campaign season has beenmarked by violence. The Pakistani Taliban has directly threatened themain secular coalition partners in the outgoing government and one candidatewas killed earlier this month in an attack that was claimed by the Taliban. Hasan Askari Rizvi, professor emeritus of political science at PunjabUniversity, tells Worldview about the candidates and shares his predictions.Bomb kills at least 6 in northwest Pakistan(CNN) -- A man in a motorcycle detonated explosives Monday near a police van in northwest Pakistan, killing at least six people and wound...#PTI's real strength is Pakistani women and youth #PTIWomen's Wing Door To Door Elections Campaign in Rawalpindi pic.twitter.com/RnlVyfE9UMYousaf khanPakistani billionaire says Pakistan needs to pursue austerity plan after elections. bloomberg.com/news/2013-04-2…AmericansForPakistanEcoMyths: Better ways to get rid of the wood-boring beetleThe Emerald Ash Borer is a wood-boring beetle that's killed tens of millions of ash trees in the U.S. and is on its way to potentially ruining millions more. Cutting down these trees is just one way to get rid of the pest, but many experts say it’s not enough. Jerome and Kate Sackman from EcoMyths Alliance talk with two experts about other options and the tree's significance to Chicago.Wood-Boring Beetles in Homes Management Guidelines--UC IPMUC IPM Home > Homes, Gardens, Landscapes, and Turf > Wood-Boring Beetles in Homes Pests of Homes, Structures, People, and Pets Revised 6/...Sectarian violence continues to sweep NigeriaEarlier this month, violence erupted between soldiers and Islamist extremists in the Nigerian community of Baga, reportedly destroying thousands of homes and killing over 180 people, although the death toll remains disputed. Kelechi Kalu, Ohio State University associate provost for Global Strategies and International Affairs, joins Worldview to talk about the Islamist extremist group Boko Haram and the current challenges at hand.Terrorism And Elusive Justice In Nigeria - bit.ly/13G70m6Nigerian CurrentSectarian Violence Flares in Nigerian 'Middle Belt'The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom says more than 100 people have been killed in religion-related violence since Marc... Comments Send Print Share Recommend Tweet Previous post in Worldview EcoMyths: Emerald Ash Borer destroys millions of trees in Chicago and US Next post in Worldview Sectarian violence in Iraq, a Guatemalan dictator on trial and food aid View the discussion thread. Top Headlines On WBEZ.org The Best Albums of 2013: The Top 10 Looking back at 1970s Uptown Strange Brews Podcast The Best Albums of 2013: 20 to 11 The politics behind the Illinois pension vote Chewing the Fat with Monica Eng and Louisa Chu Exoneree Diaries: Antione’s pay day How do kids like the new CPS lunches? Woman scarred by orphanage Remembering the 'Forgotten Hoosiers' What’s street cleaning really good for? What can Englewood learn from the new Detroit Whole Foods?