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· April, 2006

Stories about Freedom of Speech from April, 2006

29 April 2006

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

28 April 2006

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...

26 April 2006

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

25 April 2006

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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