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· March, 2006

Stories about Ideas from March, 2006

Japan: Kawaii culture

China: Essential blogs

Iran: A 534 Soldiers Blog!

Indonesia: Polygamy, Polygyny, Polyandry

China: Farmers need to consume

China: Revolutionary irony

DRC: A Chat with Blogger Tony Katombe

Anthony Mica Katombe (Tony for short) is a blogger from the DRC who’ll “turn 39 April 13”. He has a degree in English and African Cultural Studies Education from a...

North Korea: Prison-camp musical

China: Checking communist vernacular

Chile: Seeking Public Transportation Proposals

Singapore: Staying Skeptical of Scripture

Africa: We Can't Blame Everything on the West

Belarus: Wishful Thinking aka ‘Foreign Policy Simulation’

Jamaica, Guyana: Walter Rodney

Philippines: Linguistic Divide

China: Illogical, comrade

Thailand: Rural-Urban Divide

This week on the Lebanese Blogosphere: Mom, Dad and God.

While the squabbling in the National Dialogue continues, the English side of the Lebanese Blogosphere went on about the various intricacies involved. Ur Shalim observed the similarity between the Lebanese...

Buying In, Selling Out or Scraping By: Francophone African Bloggers on Social Mobility and Education

School on Hold While Mom Scrapes By Carine. Courtesy Tony Katombe. Le Blog du Congolais shares (FR) the touching story of Carine, a 22 year-old from the DRC with an...

Philippines: Red Spectre

caffeine sparks criticizes the Philippine government's “resurrection” of Communism as a threat to national stability. She recounts meeting a real Communist and not being very scared or impressed. “I don’t...

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