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· August, 2007

Stories about Governance from August, 2007

Bulgaria: “Foreigner Tax”

Russia: More on Politkovskaya and Litvinenko

Ukraine: “What Will the Elections Change?”

Ukraine: Crimea

On the last day of summer, here's a translation of LJ user drugoi's photo report on his trip to Crimea, one of the favorite summer tourism destinations in the Soviet...

Egypt: Mubarak Deathwatch

Iran:Study says US preparing military attack

Arabeyes: Who is Using the Tunisian Presidential Airplane?

The Tunisian presidential airplane and the 'unofficial' trips it takes to Europe and the fashion capitals of the world has attracted the scrutiny of the country's most outspoken bloggers. Who...

Russia: Politkovskaya Updates

Russia: “Word of Badmouth”

Czech Rebublic: Syphilitic Pornstars

Ukraine: Animal Shelter

On August 19, Ukrainian journalist Tanya Kremen paid a visit to an animal shelter located near a small town just outside Kyiv. Below are her impressions and thoughts, which she...

Iran:US policy and a web site

Japan: Executed Death-Row Inmate was Mentally-Ill

Morocco: The Upcoming Elections

With the Moroccan legislative elections looming on September 7, Moroccan bloggers share their concerns about the process and its progress.

Japan: Life out of a Manga Kissa

Results of a survey just released by the Japanese Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare has found that thousands of people across Japan bordering on poverty live their lives out...

Bangladesh: Military and Democracy

Iran:Crackdown on Professors

Ukraine: Ethnic Russians

Russia: Mistreatment of Foreigners

Albania: A Vacation Report

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