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· August, 2011

Stories about History from August, 2011

Russia: Why We Are Leaving Our Country Behind

Recent months have seen a new spin on the topic of emigration that seems to be ever-present in the Russian online space. Several powerful blog posts written by people from...

Jamaica: Collaborative Documentary for Independence

Vietnam War Photos

Vietnam Puppetry Theatre

Trinidad & Tobago: Eating for Independence

Cuba: Legendary Sculptor Dies

Moldova: Twenty Years of Independence Marked with Parade and Disillusion

Moldova's bloggers have marked the country's 20th anniversary of independence with criticism and disillusionment rather than with enthusiasm, Diana Lungu reports.

Jamaica: Disrespecting Garvey

Uruguay Celebrates Independence Day

Ukraine: Yulia Tymoshenko's Case

Croatia, Serbia: A Flag of Friendship

Two young adults from Croatia and Serbia have created a mixed Serbo-Croatian flag, as a gesture of reconciliation between the two countries. Some netizens have condemned the initiative, others seem...

China: Chinese porn culture

Sri Lanka: Grease Devils Targetting Women In The North And The East

Trinidad & Tobago: Honouring Pat Bishop

Jamaica: Obama Rejects Plea for Garvey Pardon

Russia: Memories of 1991

Trinidad & Tobago: Dr. Pat Bishop Passes On

Netizens of Trinidad and Tobago are coming to terms with the loss of one of its patriots: artist and musicologist Dr. Pat Bishop, who collapsed during “a meeting with a...

Cuba: Oh, the Horrors!

U.S.V.I.: The Power of Film

India: Yet Another Name Change

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