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· March, 2009

Stories about Ethnicity & Race from March, 2009

31 March 2009

Palestine: Land Day

Liberia: Tribal politics at the senate

Taiwan: Buddhist master creates controversy

Hong Kong and the Philippines: Satire or racism?

A Senate leader in the Philippines just filed a resolution condemning a Hong Kong writer Chip Tsao for his article “The War at Home” in HK Magazine (originally published on...

30 March 2009

France, Americas, Africa: The “Y'a Bon” Awards

On March 17th 2009, a group called les Indivisibles [Fr] launched the “Y'a Bon Awards”, a dubious honour bestowed upon politicians, journalists, or any public officials who have contributed to...

Palestine: The Changing Face of Jerusalem

Armenia: Blogger Interview

Israel: A Letter to Bernard Kouchner

27 March 2009

Jamaica, Canada: Caribbean Voices

Tunisia: Outcry over Italian Court's Verdict on Tunisian Pilots

Two Tunisian pilots of Tuninter Flight 1153, which crash landed in the sea off Sicily in 2005 killing 16 people, were sentenced to 10 years in prison by an Italian...

Palestine: Experiencing Contempt in Egypt

24 March 2009

Israel: The Language of Taxis

Rasha Helwa, who is a Palestinian citizen of Israel living in Acre (and describes herself as living in Palestine), has written a series of short posts at her blog Zaghroda...

Cuba: The Black Cuban Woman

Azerbaijan: Cultural Clash

Pakistan Day And The Lawyers’ Movement

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