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· September, 2007

Stories about Migration & Immigration from September, 2007

Trinidad & Tobago: Talking with Filmmaker Frances-Anne Solomon

Trinidad-born Frances-Anne Solomon is a blogger and award winning filmmaker who has just completed her most recent project, A Winter Tale. Set in the violent downtown Toronto community of Parkdale,...

Arabeyes: Meet Maryanne Stroud Gabbani

Egypt-based blogger Maryanne Stroud Gabbani started blogging in 2003 at the age of 54, after becoming frustrated with trying to answer people individually regarding how it was that she was...

Egypt: Ramadan Musings

It's fair to say the month of Ramadan provides a unique experience for all parties involved, the fasting followed by excessive eating, the excessive eating followed by excessive partying and...

Jamaica: Home Sweet Home

Africa/Diaspora: Mixed feelings about reparations

The Baltics: Unity Day; Latgallia

Africa: Black victims of Nazi holocoust

Ukraine: The Language Issue

Victor Yanukovych's Party of the Regions is pushing for a referendum on granting Russian official status as a national language, in addition to Ukrainian. Below is a selection of views...

Syria: What's on the Palate?

Perhaps because it's Ramadan, or because talking about the news is difficult, this week Syrian bloggers are focused on food. From the best recipes to those that make no sense...

Bahrain: No Eating, No Drinking, No Smoking – And No Work?

In the Bahraini blogosphere this week we hear from a blogger who wants a job, and a blogger who wishes he didn’t have a job. There's also a student entering...

Japan: Kyoto Islamic Festival Excludes Non-Islamic Foreigners

China: Oversea Students

Trinidad & Tobago: Film Festival Screens “A Winter Tale”

Latvia: N. Irish Football Fans and Russian Nationalists

Russia: Moscow's “Unusual People and Peculiar Foods”

Jamaica: Why Winkler Writes

Caribbean: Visualizing Caribbean Art

Jamaica, Trinidad & Tobago: Maharaj's New Novel

France: DNA Testing for Immigrants

Madagascar: Young and desperate, will emigrate

An allegedly bogus employment firm is in legal trouble in Madagascar. The firm called, Gateway Global Consultants, and headed by a certain Steve Turmel, an international consultant, who is now...

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