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· July, 2006

Stories about Disaster from July, 2006

China: reticence: would-be lesbians, corporate executives and urban journalists

Ever wonder why there was no male version of 2004's smash television phenomenon Super Girl? While a lesbian conspiracy might have made for better Communist Party PR positioning than news...

This Week In Palestinian Blogs: World On Fire

While the flames of war engulf Lebanon, Gaza is still under attack. Many of the victims have been Palestinian children, some barely a year old; and as their families prepare...

Martinique: Plane Crash Aftermath

The Week That Was in Bahrain

Local events took the sidelines as Bahrain bloggers turned their attention to the war ravaging Lebanon this week.

China: money out of disaster

Indoensia: Expat Life and Indonesian Thoughts

Lebanon Resistance & Unity

The war that Israel is waging against Lebanon remains the primary issue discussed by bloggers blogging about Lebanon this week.

Singapore: Remembering Cambodia

Hong Kong:

Israel/Lebanon commentary

African Women: Call for Nominations

Cambodia: Death of a Pol Pot henchman

China: tropical storm

Armenia: Our Duty to Live

Indonesia: Tsunami Alarm

Lebanon: Collective Punishment & Death or Total Submission

The Israeli widespread and indiscriminate attack on Lebanon was the focus of all blogs about Lebanon the past few days. Regular updates, personal accounts, analysis, photos (not for the faint...

Indonesia: Tsunami Updates

Indonesia: Tsunami

Republic of Congo: Sassou Nguesso on Drowning Migrants

Gore on Indian TV Channels after Mumbai Blasts

TV images on the Indian news channels in the aftermath of the Mumbai blasts have been disturbing, to say the least. Body parts, dead bodies, blood, weeping relatives … nothing...

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