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· October, 2009

Stories about Digital Activism from October, 2009

Antigua & Barbuda: Ending Gender Violence

Barbados: Key Professions

China: Bridging the gap? Interviewing bridge bloggers

The Chinese blogosphere, as we all know, is booming. As one of the largest on the planet, it is constantly evolving and simultaneously being set back by the all-too-famous governmental...

Egypt: Damsels in Distress

Russia: “Twitter Against Tyrants”

The Balkans: Open Letter to Amnesty International

Russia: Nokia In and Out of LJ

Egypt: The top 10 most influential people

Gamal Mubarak, son of Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak -- who is expected to succeed his father -- was among the 2009 TIME 100 Finalists. Egyptian bloggers have their say in...

Anguilla: No News is Bad News

Ukraine: Charity

Bulgaria, Romania, Serbia: “Dumping Grounds for People”

Ukraine: Interview With A Drug Addict

Video: Winners of UN Contest became Citizen Ambassadors

We bring you the 5 winning videos for the UN contest where participants sent in a video stating what they would tell world leaders if they had the chance. The...

Cuba: Contemplating Change

Azerbaijan: Blogger trial dilemma

Mozambique: Expectations toward the '09 elections

For the first time, Mozambique simultaneously hosts presidential, legislative and provincial parliament elections, the latter are the first in the history of the country.

Bahamas: Homosexual Rights

Azerbaijan: Video blogger trial postponed… again (updated)

In what many consider to be a politically motivated trial to stifle dissent in Azerbaijan, video blogging youth activists Adnan Hajizade and Emin Milli once again appeared in court in...

Israel/Palestine: Bloggers Talk

Germany and China: Berlin Twitter Wall

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