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· July, 2011

Stories about Protest from July, 2011

Practicing legal profession in Vietnam

Syria: Tanks Enter Hama on Eve of Ramadan

On the eve of Ramadan, Syrian troops have entered the city of Hama, reportedly killing as many as 45 people by 11:00 am on Sunday, July 31.

Chile: Starbucks Employees on Hunger Strike

Guinea: Weekly Newspaper Le Defi Vandalized

Senegal: Against a third term for President Wade

El Salvador: National Assembly Repeals Decree 743 Requiring Unanimity on Constitutional Court

Bangladesh: Indigenous or Not Indigenous, That Is The Question

In recent months many Bangladeshi indigenous people have taken the streets holding meetings, human chains and rallies, demanding constitutional recognition of their identity. Bloggers also voice their opinions on this...

South Korea: 35 Million Users’ Information Leaked in Cyber Attack

Equatorial Guinea: Blogging Political Cartoons

Haiti: Martelly's Promises

Trinidad & Tobago: National Strike on the Horizon?

Malawi: A Chronological Account of Protests in Malawi From Afar

Belarus: Schengen Visa=Guilty

Belarus: Overview of Political and Economic Situation

China: Chengguan kill handicapped street vendor in daylight

China: Ministry of Railways

Cuba: Attacks vs. Women

Peru: Football, TV Ads, Mining and Social Networks

On Tuesday, July 19, while Peruvians suffered with the semifinal match between Peru-Uruguay for the Copa América, netizens who were watching the game had a reason to tweet with anger:...

Iran: Campaign to Free Last Two Jailed American Hikers

Sarah Shourd spent 410 days in solitary confinement in Tehran, Iran, on charges of "espionage". She now calls on the world to speak up for her two friends, Shane Bauer...

Belarus: East and West and Nothing in Between?

"East is East and West is West, and never the twain shall meet." This chronically misused Kipling phrase seems to catch the realities for an increasing number of Belarusians, who,...

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