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· May, 2006

Stories about Media & Journalism from May, 2006

Caribbean: Lists

Barbados: Labour party blogging

Kyrgyzstan: The Meeting Happened!

China: Down with reactionary blogger

Hong Kong: Bus Uncle and Chief Executive

Belarus: Hunger Strikes and Persecutions

Malaysia: Visiting Sabah

Philippines: Tacky advertising

East Timor: Local Journalism

Iran: An office to support religious blogs

Demystifying Tamil as a language and a person

What is Tamil? For some it's a language, for some it's a religion, for the uninitiated, wikipedia to the rescue. There is of course also the the Wikipedia in Tamil....

Latest in the Francophone Caribbean Blogosphere

Latin America: Technorati, Edelman, But No Spanish?

Barbados: Senegalese “death boat”

Sri Lanka: Sinhala Radio Stations

Russia: “And You Call It A Gay [Pride] Parade?”

This past Saturday marked the 13th anniversary of the decriminalization of homosexuality in Russia, and a number of people attempted to take part in a gay pride parade in Moscow...

India: Media and the bias

Ethiopia: More websites barred.

China: Jailed journalist campaign

Barbados: The risky business of political blogging

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