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· September, 2011

Stories about Politics from September, 2011

Cuba: 14 on Trial for Girl's Death

Trinidad & Tobago: Black Power Documentary

Cuba: Female Prisoner on Hunger Strike

Barbados: Fire Service Hot on Social Media

Zambia: Netizens Start Countdown to 90 Day Change Promise

Zambia’s new President, Michael Sata, has promised to transform the nation in 90 days including putting more money into people’s pockets. Expectant netizens have started the countdown; a group called...

El Salvador: Youth Participation in Elections

Philippines: Creative Protests During Campus Strikes

Last week's nationwide campus strikes in the Philippines against education budget cuts saw the lively and creative integration of online tools to mobilize thousands to fight for the right to...

East Timor: Tasi Mane Petroleum Infrastructure Project

A local Non-Government Organization, La'o Hamutuk, has set-up a special website page to gather information, monitor project updates, and document the resistance of a community to East Timor’s Tasi Mane...

Arab World: Nobel Peace Prize for Revolution Netizens?

Twitter is abuzz tonight as the names of Arab netizens are being circulated as possible candidates for the Nobel Peace Prize for the roles they have played in the Arab...

Russia: A New Online Game Might Change Offline Moscow

Russia: Pro-Kremlin Youth Movement Leader Seeks New Internet ‘Activists’

Cuba: More Arrests Post-March

Jamaica: Golding to Resign?

Colombia: Bogota's Mayoral Campaign

Kenya: Bloggers Pay Tribute to Wangari Maathai

African bloggers are paying tribute to Nobel Peace Laureate Wangari Maathai, a Kenyan environmental and political activist who died on Sunday after a battle with cancer.

Spain: Police “Welcome” 15M Protesters in Paris

The "march of the indignant people" that left from various cities in Spain and France to cross Europe, was welcomed by the police in Paris. One hundred people who were...

North Korea: Kim Jong-il Plans to Solve Famine by Breeding Giant Rabbits

El Salvador: Digital Newspaper Publishes Wikileaks Cables

Puerto Rico: Dealing with the Murder Rate

Cuba: “Damas” Targeted Again

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