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· April, 2006

Stories about Freedom of Speech from April, 2006

Iran: Blogger Remains in Jail!

Belarus: Support for Jailed Opposition Leaders

Minsk, March 2006 – by anonymous: “One young woman was arrested while standing outside an internet cafe near October Square on Monday, as the tent camp was formed. She was...

China: Blogger still held

Russia: Protes in Ufa Ignored by Media

Belarus: BBC Responds to Blogger

Pulse of the Saudi Blogosphere

Football and ice hockey, hijab and fatwas, bloggers meetups, and much much more from the Saudi blogosphere this week. Let's go… Starting with Swalfy, who did not seem so surprised...

Belarus: Milinkevich Arrested and Sentenced

China: Rock festival coming

Taiwan: Punks still DIYing

Polish Blogosphere Update

Ever wonder what a day in the life of someone living in Poland would look like condensed into a 10-minute video? Neither did I until I came to Poland. The...

Belarus: Photos From Charnobylski Shlyakh

Belarus: Charnobylski Shlyakh Arrests

Belarus: Graffiti Artist Faces Lengthy Prison Sentence

Russia: Kateryna Chumachenko's 1983 Letter

China: Detained writers remembered

China: Photoblogs—translation not needed

In the write-at-your-own-risk world of blogging in China, there are no fine lines between what's acceptable, what will get you blocked and what will get you thrown in jail. Lists...

Marriage, Birthday and identity crisis in the Moroccan blogosphere

I'll start today with some good news. The first one: Morocco is among the four African countries which count the biggest numbers of internet users in a continent where only...

China: Technorati blocked

Nepal Revolution: Victory

The king has accepted the seven party alliance's roadmap.

Russia: Svetlana Bakhmina's Sentence A “Replay” of the 1930s

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