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· November, 2009

Stories about Politics from November, 2009

30 November 2009

Iran: Students surprised Ahmadinejad's advisor in Paris

Iran: A blogger released, another arrested

Trinidad & Tobago: Right the Wrongs

Dominica: Those Politicians

Trinidad & Tobago: Numb from CHOGM

Barbados: 43rd Anniversary of Independence

Singapore: Is It a City or Country?

Is Singapore a city or a country? This question seems silly since Singapore is globally recognized as an independent state. But for Singapore Law Minister K. Shanmugam, Singapore should be...

Thailand: Former Prime Minister Passes Away

Samak Sundaravej — former Bangkok Governor, cooking show host, and Thailand's 25th Prime Minister passed away last November 24. Read the reactions from Bangkok bloggers and twitterers.

29 November 2009

Russia: Thousands Protest Against Trading Center Construction

Ecuador: Carlos Vega Book

Russia: How Passengers of “Nevsky Express” Tell Their Stories Through Social Media

RuNet Echo

The crash of the "Nevsky Express" train happened far from any major populated area. It took several hours for reporters to arrive on the spot. Only then the first photographs...

Hungary: Violence “Behind Doors”

This month, Hungarian NGOs joined the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence Campaign. Marietta Le describes the situation with domestic violence in Hungary and translates one blogger's post on...

28 November 2009

Namibia: Polling ends, counting begins

Namibia: Live Elections Blog

Africa: Why are African intellectuals so depressing?

Namibia: Online Resources for Namibia Elections 2009

Egypt: A fine line between patriotism and chauvinism

The November 14 football match between Egypt and Algeria has turned into an ugly war and it got worse after Egypt's defeat on November 18 in Sudan. From the fury...

Namibia: Namibia elections 2009 mashup

China: Law or Justice?

According to Chongqing Evening News, by November 15th 2905 suspects had been arrested during a massive crackdown on gangs in the municipality of Chongqing, a major city with 30 million population and provincial status. The campaign...

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