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· February, 2010

Stories about Media & Journalism from February, 2010

23 February 2010

China: Netizens make fun of charges for hacking Google

The so-called ‘Operation Aurora’, which attacked Google and at least 33 other western conglomerates, allegedly originated from two Chinese universities, according to a recent New York Times story. One of...

South Korea: 10th Birthday to Ohmynews!

22 February 2010

China: Mobilizing mothers for censorship

On January 19th 2010, the Beijing Association of online media established a group called Mama Jury to censor obscene and pornographic information online. According to report from Southern Weekend, the...

China: Shanxi earthquake rumor

20 February 2010

Colombia: The Closure of Cambio Magazine

The Colombian magazine Cambio, known for its investigative reporting, was recently closed by its owners, who say it was an economic decision. However, journalists say that it was a politically...

Lebanon: Stolichnaya and the Girl in the Bathtub

The Balkans, Italy: Berlusconi's “Albanian Girls” Comment; Doctored Photo

Poland: “Better Say Nothing”

17 February 2010

Trinidad & Tobago: Saving Carnival

Barbados, Canada: Sentencing Today

China: The Party’s Policies are yakexi

“SOS Internet Indonesia”

The Indonesian government plans to create a team which will regulate internet content in the country. The plan is to censor pornography, gambling, racism and other immoral content in cyberspace....

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