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· October, 2006

Stories about Language from October, 2006

Slovenia: Ghost Cows

Ukraine: Andrei Kurkov

Belarus: News Roundup

Arabisc: Rebellious Behaviour and the Quest for Intellectuals

With the festive season wrapping up in the Arab world, Egyptian blogger Kareem Amer has decided to ‘come out of the closet’ and drop a bombshell – making some of...

Jamaica: Chutzpah and politics

Armenia: Foreigner Friendly

Russia: Putin's Rape Remarks

Russia: The Ongoing Golden Calf Translation

Russia: The Second Blog War

(more buttons and userpics are here) The Russian-language blogosphere (commonly known as ZheZhe) is on fire: some users are shutting down their blogs, others are emigrating to the virtual Trinidad...

Vojaĝo tra Esperantujo / A trip through Esperanto-land

Only two months until Esperanto Day! In this, our second roundup of the Esperanto Blogosphere (missed the first?), I will lead you on a tour of some of the different...

Kurdistance

I choose to begin this week's article with a disclaimer which is spawned in response to comments I received on last week's edition of Kurdistance: the contents of my articles...

East Africa: Kenyans and Tanzanians are one people

Latvia: The Election and Minority Voters

Kenya: defending youth linguistic creativity

Kurdistance

Welcome back to this week's edition of Kurdistance! Hiwa gives us a wonderful link to a amatur video about the Kurdish community in Leeds, UK that is featured on the...

The Kannada Context: “Gandhigiri”, nADahabba and Everything Else

Gandhi Jayanti (Gandhi‘s Birth Anniversary) was observed yesterday in India and elsewhere. It was celebrated the most by the electronic media, of course. What was different this time, however, was...

Algeria: Tamazight and French

Arabic Gems

Hispanic Blogger Union

This a new project started by Carmen, a Spaniard with a healthy interest in the development of Spanish-language blogging. It began randomly collecting a few blogs that were called to...

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