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· September, 2010

Stories about Digital Activism from September, 2010

26 September 2010

Saudi Arabia: Licence to Blog!

Saudi Arabia first announced plans to have all web publishers and online media, including blogs and forums, to be registered with the government. The following day, it backed down following...

24 September 2010

Armenia: Army forced to act after hazing video circulates online

A video depicting what appears to be evidence of bullying in the military stationed in Nagorno Karabakh, a disputed territory situated within Azerbaijan mainly populated by ethnic Armenians, continues to...

Madagascar, rosewood trafficking: an investigator arrested

Brazil: Monitoring the Reform of a Park in Sao Paulo

Peru: Superficial Solutions As District Elections Approach

23 September 2010

Italy: Social Media Week in Milan and Worldwide

Social Media Week is an eclectic, multi-city event (Sept 20-24) aimed at connecting people, content, and conversations about emerging trends in social and mobile media.

Morocco: Brutal Death in Police Station

Vietnam: ‘No Firewall’ website

China: New media, new challenges

Russia: Campaign To Save Pavlovsk Experimental Station

22 September 2010

Azerbaijan: Bloqosfer 2010

Bloqosfer 2010, an event bloggers in Azerbaijan had been looking forward to for about two months, was held on 10-12 September in the resort town of Nabran. Over 100 established...

Venezuela: Web Videos Encouraging Citizens to Vote

Venezuelans will be voting on September 26th to renew the whole body of the National Assembly, the unicameral legislative body which substituted the Congress, and online, dozens of people are...

Serbia: Minister Takes e-Government from Virtual to Real

The Serbian online community has been a-flutter this evening after what seems to have been a small, laid-back, yet groundbreaking event earlier today in Belgrade: a meeting with Jasna Matic,...

21 September 2010

Egypt/Syria: Free Tal

Argentina: Citizen Journalism in La Plata

China: Yihuang Self-Immolation Incident and the Power of Microblogging

Chinese online public opinion has once again changed the course of an event, this time regarding a forced demolition and consequent self-immolation protest in Yihuang county, Jiangxi. On September 10,...

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