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· October, 2008

Stories about Digital Activism from October, 2008

27 October 2008

Climate Analysis of Rihanna's ‘Shut up and Drive’ Video

Empivot is an online green media aggregator, or as its tag line says, it is the ‘Online Network for Green Video’. Members can upload video, browse channels such as Renewable...

Jamaica, U.S.A.: Political Differences

Guyana: Social Services

Barbados, U.S.A.: Behind Barack

24 October 2008

Speaking of Sexual Harassment: Noha makes Egyptians proud!

In an unprecedented case, sexual harasser Sherif Gommaa was sentenced to three years behind bars, hard labour, and was also ordered to pay 5,001 Egyptian pounds fine to Noha Roshdy...

Jamaica: Inaccurate Ranking?

Cuba: Categorizing

Cuba: Ties That Bind?

Bermuda: Speech, Boy!

Nigeria: Blogger Arrested

Zimbabwe: Freedom Fone Project

Costa Rica: Open Air mine ecological? Bloggers think not.

Costa Rican bloggers have raised their voices in alarm at the government's decision to approve a project to cut down acres of forest for an open air gold mine near...

Serbia: Milan Mladenovic

23 October 2008

Egyptian Blogger Nora Younis Wins Human Rights First Award

Egyptian blogger and human rights activist Nora Younis was awarded the Annual Human Rights Award today.

Brazil: Blogging to get a voice

Hong Kong: Creative Commons Launch

Trinidad & Tobago, U.S.A.: Artistic Obama