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· September, 2010

Stories about Human Rights from September, 2010

Cameroon: Tale of 50-year old rape

Grenada: Blog Action Day

Guyana: Women's Plight

Pakistan: A Journalist Seeks Protection

Russia: Landscape and Trends of Online Transparency Initiatives

Alexey Sidorenko analyzes the five main groups of the Russian transparency projects: official and semi-official transparency websites; chaotic transparency communities; online representation of civil activism NGOs; next-generation transparency and civil...

Hungary: Citizens Protest Against Auchan Shopping Mall

Marietta Le posts an update on the ongoing efforts by Hungarian citizens to save the Dunakeszi marsh, which would be destroyed if Auchan Hungary's expansion continues as planned.

Haiti, Dominican Republic: The Presence of DR Troops

Trinidad & Tobago: Accepting Difference

Bahrain: Human Rights Societies

Iran: The Art and Design of the ‘Green Movement’

“Where is my Vote” is an exhibition of 150 political posters for the Green Movement in Iran that was on display at the School of Visual Arts in New York...

Azerbaijan: Obama calls for bloggers’ release

Kenya: Prison Literature in East Africa

Iran:Derakhshan sentenced to 19.5 years in prison

Morocco: Human Rights Activist Arrested for Buying Alcohol

Haiti: Slow Going

Bahrain: Nabeel Rajab Banned from Travelling

New video from the Global Poverty Project

Russia: Gay Activists Protest on Luzhkov's Birthday

China: Glory to the Stability Maintenance Contractors

Yesterday, September 26, the Chinese Government released its white paper on human rights. The Xinhua news report highlighted the positive aspect of the role of Internet freedom for the government...

Russia: Shnurov's “Khimki Forest” Song

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