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· April, 2011

Stories about Politics from April, 2011

28 April 2011

Mexico: Senate Approves Political Reform

Ecuador: Poll Results Show President Correa Leading in Referendum

Rwanda: Ask Rwandan President Questions on YouTube

On May 5, 2011 President Paul Kagame of Rwanda will be the first African leader to be interviewed on YouTube World View. World View is a series of monthly interviews...

Iraq: Is Saddam Still Alive?

Saddam Hussein is making the rounds on social media, with a new recording claiming that the Iraqi dictator is alive and well and that his double Mikhail was the one...

Cuba: Bloggers Reflect on Reforms at Communist Party Congress

The sixth congress of the Communist Party of Cuba (PCC), which was recently held in Havana, may have marked a major turning point for the Cuban economic system, and for...

Uganda: Opposition Leader Arrested Again

Poland: Decrease of corruption

Russia: New round in the TNK-BP row

Serbia-EU: Belgrade at a crossroads

Malaysia: “Stateless Children of Sabah”

Zimbabwe: Bloggers Discuss President Mugabe's Legacy

Zimbabwe is a country where public discussion about the President's health or a future without him can land one into jail. Blogs have become the only forum where "sensitive" political...

Yemen: Lunch Time at the Pro-Change and Pro-Regime Camps

One video-blogger captures lunch time at pro-regime and pro-change camps in the Yemeni capital Sanaa. Watch the video in this post to see the difference.

Thailand: Opposition radio stations raided

Zimbabwe: Revolution has no blueprint

27 April 2011

Hungary: Hungarian-Roma Tensions Result in Clash in Gyöngyöspata

Last night, four people were injured in a clash between ethnic Hungarian members of the far-right group Véderő and members of the Roma community in the village of Gyöngyöspata. Contradictory...

Egypt: Gigi Ibrahim on The Daily Show

The appearance of Egyptian political activist Gigi Ibrahim on The Daily Show brought a wave of support and protests from fellow tweeps, who covered the Egyptian revolution. Gigi spoke about...

Cuba: Right to the Internet

Cuba: The “Queen of Incredulity”

D.R. of Congo: Donors wary of involvement in elections

Russia: Communist Party Leads Social Networks Activity Rating

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