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· November, 2009

Stories about History from November, 2009

Lebanon: Bulldozing Ancient Ruins in Beirut

USA: Thanksgiving, a Celebration of Genocide?

USA: Historical Truth of Thanksgiving

Barbados: 43rd Anniversary of Independence

Yemen: An Architectural Gem

Cambodia: End of first Khmer Rouge Tribunal deemed a relative success

Many in the international community are calling the first Khmer Rouge Tribunal trial of Kaing Kek Iev, or Duch, a relative success as the trial closed. However, there are indications...

India Remembers Horrifying Mumbai Terror Attacks

One year ago, Mumbai, India's financial and entertainment capital came under a well- coordinated terrorist attack that lasted for 3 days. Indian netizens remember those horrifying moments and complain that...

Uzbekistan: Tashkent, a green city. Or not?

Old trees are cut down in the center of Tashkent – the shocking news was spread in the city within a day. Photo by goricvet Planetrees, or platanus, planted at...

Bangladesh, India, Pakistan: One State Solution Week 2009

Trinidad & Tobago: On Sex

Azerbaijan: New Year

Poland: Catholics Propose Adding Cross to National Emblem

Sylwia Presley reviews the reactions of Polish bloggers to a recent proposal by a Polish Catholic group to include the symbol of the cross in the national coat of arms.

Indonesia: Youth, Art, and Nationalism

Taiwan: Movie used to mend Taiwan-Japan relations

Disturbing Images Blogged on alleged Timor Assassin

Cuba, U.S.A.: Questions for Obama

Cuba: Courting Change

Japan: Deer wrangling and antler-cutting in Nara

Nestled in the heart of the Kansai region of Japan, Nara City exudes a subdued atmosphere unique from its neighboring Osaka and Kyoto. If there is a particular symbol of...

India, Pakistan: The Sky Below

Hungary: More on Imre Kertész's Interview

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