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· May, 2007

Stories about Elections from May, 2007

21 May 2007

East Timor: Reflections on the Presidential elections

Congo-Brazzaville: renewed calls for an independent election commission

More than 140 dead in “peaceful Philippine elections”

Last week, millions of Filipinos voted to elect new members of Parliament and local government officials. The police and election officials claim the recent elections were peaceful despite more than...

Costa Rica: Meetings Against FTA

18 May 2007

Moldova: June 3 Elections

Morocco: Fighting ignorance, injustice, and irrationality

Giving one's child a special first name should be an inalienable right, not a lengthy bureaucratic process. Hamza Daoui covers a debate stirring up over this very issue, as well...

Armenia: Post-election News

Costa Rica: Too Much Noise

17 May 2007

Madagascar: Malagasy bloggers in France criticize Sarkozy's proposed immigration policy

The platform on which France's new president Nicolas Sarkozy was elected proposes the creation of a ministry of immigration and national identity. Immigrants who have been living in France for...

India: Democracy and Uttar Pradesh

Bahrain: Inciting Hatred

Algeria: On Explosions and Elections

Philippines: Campaigning Thoughts

Argentina: Kirchner's Role in the Upcoming Elections