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· May, 2011

Stories about Governance from May, 2011

30 May 2011

Russia: State Duma Whistleblower Intern's Case

Abkhazia: Sergei Bagapsh Dies

China: Detained Rights Lawyer Interrogated About Sex Life

After three months in detention, Chinese lawyer Li Tiantian described on Twitter how her interrogators used intimate details of her personal life to harass her. In the past months, more...

Gambia: On Gambia's First President

29 May 2011

Nepal: Constituent Assembly Term Extended For Three Months

Azerbaijan: Twitter as a tool for activism

Russia: Moscow Pride 2011

RuNet Echo

This year's Moscow Gay Pride event ended in clashes almost as soon as it began, at least 18 gay rights activists and 14 of their opponents are reported to have...

28 May 2011

Peru: Growing Debate Regarding Genetically Modified Farming

The official signing of Decree 003, which permits the import of genetically modified seeds into the country, continues to generate debate between those in favor of the widespread use of...

El Salvador: Problems After Change in Propane Gas Subsidy

Kuwait: Protest Against the Prime Minister

Kuwaitis protested on Friday calling for Prime Minister Sheikh Nasser Al-Mohammed Al-Sabah to leave the government. Mona Kareem summaries the reactions of Kuwaiti netizens on the continuing Friday of Anger...

27 May 2011

Hungary: Corruption On the Rise

Trinidad & Tobago: Politricks?

Brazil: Photos from the “Different People's” Big Barbecue Protest

It is unclear whether the Higienópolis subway station will become a reality after Brazil's barbecue protest, but the issue has stimulated the creativity of web users. In this post, see...

Hong Kong: Scandal on Internet Learning Support Programme (ILSP)

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