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· January, 2009

Stories about Ethnicity & Race from January, 2009

23 January 2009

Egypt: Bloggers Divided over Geert Wilders

Amsterdam Appeals Court decided that Geert Wilders, Dutch MP, will be put on trial for his views on Islam. Wilders, and his movie had caused a huge anger wave last...

Barbados, U.S.A.: True Identity

Armenia: Ultra-nationalists

Estonia: Skinheads

22 January 2009

Russia: Migration Issues

Armenia: Homophobic Media

Armenia-Turkey: Genocide Historian Responds

Armenia: Musings

Israel: A Russian Photojournalist's Notes

Dmitry Kostyukov (LJ user kostyukov), a Russian photojournalist, is currently on assignment in Israel. In August 2008, he was covering the war in South Ossetia, and in his posts from...

21 January 2009

Azerbaijan: Day of Tragedy

Caribbean: Obama's Day

Like the rest of the world, the eyes of the Caribbean were on Washington, DC yesterday, as Barack Hussein Obama was sworn in as the 44th President of the United...

Azerbaijan: Black January

As much of the world celebrated the inauguration of Barack Obama as the 44th President of the United States, Azerbaijan mourned the 19th anniversary of an event which ultimately led...