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· August, 2006

Stories about Protest from August, 2006

19 August 2006

Former Soviet Union: 15 Years Since the August Coup

Today is 15 years since the beginning of the events that some people consider (RUS) Russia's Orange Revolution – but which are better known as the August Putsch. This year,...

Escondida Copper Mine Closes Production Because of Strike

The high international prices of copper have caused the workers of the biggest copper company in the world to start a strike 12 days ago. They are asking for a...

18 August 2006

Lebanon: Before and After the Cease Fire

Cease fire in the Israeli-Lebanese war officially began on Monday 14th August. Enteries in the Lebanese blogosphere were diverse starting from what went on during the last days of the...

Estonia: “Democracy in Action”

Cameroon: No to French Monuments in Africa

15 August 2006

Belarus: Opposition's FAQ; Gay Belarus

The once very lively Belarusian flash mob LJ community – by_mob – is now rather sleepy (possibly, because it's summer). But it's not dead. LJ user z-hunter, for example, has...

Poland: Relations With Germany

Ukraine: Return to Censorship?

Impeaching the Philippine president

More than 200 citizens filed another impeachment complaint against Philippine president Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo.

11 August 2006

Slovakia: Tensions Over Anti-Hungarian Video

Myanmar's Week of Terror

Moe Moe wants to remind people that this week is an important week in Myanmar's history. Today is August 8th and I wanted to write a post about the injustice...

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