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· November, 2008

Stories about Human Rights from November, 2008

Kosovo: Haradinaj's Profile; Discussion at LSE

World AIDS Day: Blogging Positively

This year marks the 20th anniversary of World AIDS Day, which takes place every year on December 1. Though the impact of HIV and AIDS is felt by millions of...

Japan: Mainichi's Wikipedia Slip-up

Ignoring the fact that Wikipedia timestamps are in GMT and not JST (Japan Standard Time), on the 18th of November the Japanese newspaper Mainichi Shimbun published an article entitled, “Attack...

Ukraine: “No Other Home: The Crimean Tatars” – in Romania and Online

Central & Eastern Europe: Obituaries

Poland: A Racist Country?

Ukraine: Ruthenians

Ukraine: Taras Kuzio on Yushchenko

Russia: Yevgeny Kolesov and Politkovskaya Trial

Hungary, Czech Republic: Romaphobia

Croatia: Creator of Anti-PM Facebook Group Arrested

Iran: Do not Execute Farzad Kamangar

Several human rights activists and bloggers warned that Farzad Kamangar, a teacher and trade unionist may be executed in the near future in Iran. Farzad Kamangar, who is from Kurdistan...

China: Chinese students inform on political science professor

China: Zeng Jingyan's Thanksgiving message

The Balkans: Tragic Legacy

Central & Eastern Europe: A Roma Roundup

Czech Republic: Milan Kundera Controversy

Ukraine, Russia, Kazakhstan: Calling Attention to Tragedy

Russia: The Crisis and Constitutional Changes

Latvia: The Crisis and Freedom of Speech

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