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· February, 2006

Stories about Media & Journalism from February, 2006

Voices of African Women Bloggers

Mshairi calls for the abuse of women bloggers to stop! She recalls two recent incidents in the blogosphere where male bloggers “discussed and described women in misogynistic terms.” “The descriptions...

Kenya: press freedom

Hurricane Katrina: Rethinking Disaster Relief Response

Hurricane Katrina: Rethinking Disaster Relief Response

Malaysia: Its Own Cartoon Kerfuffle

Bermuda: Plantation questions

Latvia: Hockey Team's Defeat Coverage

Russia: Fire at Komsomolka

Palestine: Differences in mideast media's coverage

Cartoons & the history of race relations in the West

Hungary: Prime Minister's Blog

The silencing of Cayman Cop

Finally — a Caribbean blogging controversy. Involving a blogging policeman, a local newspaper and a witch hunt by an irate constabulary. In — of all places — the mild-mannered Cayman...

Democracy on Tabloid?

Russia: Journalist Anna Politkovskaya

Nepal: Kantipur Anniversary

Radio Africa FM

Jamaica: Sex Bus

Latin America: TeleSur's New Website

Ukraine: News Roundup

Danish Cartoons’ Russia Link

Landing at the Iraqi Blogodrome

Love is in the air this week and even hardened Iraqi bloggers go mushy at the knees on Valentines day. The cartoon controversy has been brewing with more thoughtful comments...

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