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· April, 2006

Stories about Digital Activism from April, 2006

19 April 2006

China: Detained blogger missed

Manal – The bold and the beautiful Moroccan blogger

Do you remember Jyllandsposten? The newspaper that published cartoons of the prophet (PBUH)? Representatives of the paper refused to meet with the BBC, CNN or the Danish TV, but agreed...

18 April 2006

Belarus: Newspaper Faces Shutdown

Iran's Nuclear Crisis, Persian Gulf Islands and Funds for Palestine

Permanent members of UN Security Council and Germany have come together to discuss their common action against Iran and the so-called “nuclear crisis” is a very hot issue in the...

Trinidad & Tobago: Why isn't modern technology more prevalent?

China: Imprisoned blogger

Voices of African women – this week

Fleur writes about the harrowing case of 7 soldiers sentenced to life for rape and crime against humanity for the rape of 119 underage girls in Congo. The government of...

China: Yahoo! and Google

12 April 2006

The Moroccan blogosphere reacts to the threat of laying off one of its member and pays tribute to the late Fadi

This week, the Islamic world is celebrating the birthday of the prophet (PBUH). Merry Eid Al Mawlid to all Muslim bloggers. To fire or..not to fire! It's a “premiere” in...

11 April 2006

Belarus: “Almost an Open Letter to Hollywood Producers”

Ukraine: Promoting Books in Ukrainian

A group of Ukrainian LJ users concerned about the sorry state of Ukrainian-language book publishing had a lively discussion on how the situation could be improved. One blogger even drew...