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· December, 2006

Stories about Ideas from December, 2006

Iran:A Happy New Year?

Latin America: “The year that was supposed to be awful”

The Blogoma backs Nichane while the major Moroccan Media ignore it

Morocco is celebrating Eid ul Adha next Sunday, so Merry Eid from the Moroccan Blogosphere(Blogoma). Let's joke about…Baby! The controversy over Nichane continues its escalation. Actually, and according to Farid...

Kenya: DIY phone booth

Libya:A view into the blogging scene

The Libyan blogosphere is rich and diverse, but quietly apolitical. I'm constantly surprised at how it has sprouted during the last three years. It may have less bloggers than other...

Iran: Interview with Omid Memarian, Blogger and Human Rights Activist

Omid Memarian is a journalist and blogger, well known in Iran for his news analysis, regular columns and blogs in English and Persian. In October 2004 Omid was arrested, along...

China: Nary Xmas?

A group of PhD students at several of China's biggest and best universities came together last week to release a letter calling for Chinese to boycott Christmas—a holiday they see...

Philippines: Learning from Seoul City Planners

Trinidad & Tobago: Minshall's Vision

Venezuela: SMS Election Info

Guyana: Letter to Santa

Jamaica: Manley and the new global politics

Trinidad & Tobago: The Nutcracker

Brunei: Waking up Librarians

Aruba: Thank you, Time Magazine!

Puerto Rico: Critical Mass

Cuba: New Book, “Khrushchev’s Cold War”

Bahamas: Personal Responsibility

Trinidad & Tobago: Che Lovelace Exhibition

Peru: Blogger Wins Essayist Prize

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