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· September, 2009

Stories about Politics from September, 2009

30 September 2009

Serbia: The Death of a French Football Fan

Brice Taton, a 28-year-old French citizen and a fan of the Toulouse football team, was brutally beaten by fans of the Partizan football team in downtown Belgrade on Sept. 17,...

Trinidad & Tobago: Digging a Hole

Bermuda: Green Party

Jamaica: Children & Violence

China: When will the sunshine come?

Chinese officials will soon be required to report all their assets as part of an anti-corruption "Sunshine Act" of the Communist Party. But resistance so far has been significant, leading...

Ukraine: Political Rivalry and Journalism

Poland: Sexual Crimes and Roman Polanski

CEE: History, Nationalism and Identity

29 September 2009

Madagascar Delegation Barred from UN General Assembly Stage

In an attempt to legitimize the military-backed government, Madagascar's acting leader was scheduled to speak at the UN General Assembly on Thursday, only to be barred. Malagasy bloggers and twitterers...

Guinea-Conakry: 58 Killed By Army

Dominica: Happy Independence!

Trinidad & Tobago: Thinking & Drinking

Cuba: Eye on Honduras

China: Visa to Tibet

Iran: Protest in Tehran University

28 September 2009

Trinidad & Tobago: The Price of Progress is High

India: The State Of Democracy

Aruba: Election Results

Japan: Lessons in Communication from the Hatoyama Essay

When an online Op-Ed piece by current Prime Minister Yukio Hatoyama appeared in the New York Times just days before the Lower House elections last month, national reaction ranged from...

Russia: “Promoting State Interests” Online

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