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· April, 2008

Stories about Protest from April, 2008

28 April 2008

China: Carrefour Boycott Censored by GFW

China: An American Youth's Advice to Chinese Youths

Hong Kong: Shame

South Korea: Olympic Torch Relay Protest

Japan: Nagano red for Olympic torch relay

The Japanese leg of the Olympic torch relay came to an end on Saturday without serious incident, but many Japanese bloggers who attended the event were left with lasting --...

26 April 2008

Zimbabwe: Post-election violence on the rise

The election crisis in Zimbabwe continues: there are reports from the mainstream media, bloggers and human rights organisations about state organised post-election violence against supporters of the opposition, the opposition...

Japan: Olympic Torch Protest in Nagano

Ethiopian bloggers defend charged pop star

Ethiopian bloggers rushed to the defence of their country's top pop singer Teddy Afro, after he appeared in court charged with the hit-and-run killing of a youth in capital Addis...

Brunei: Thoughts on racism

Cambodia: Where is social justice?

25 April 2008

Lusosphera: Remembering the Carnation Revolution

On April 25 1974, 34 years today, Portugal's 40-year fascist dictatorship, the longest in the history of Western Europe, came to an end with the Carnation Revolution, which also brought...

Russia: “Chernobyl's Other Victims”

Lebanon: Roumieh Prison Mutiny II

Lebanon: Roumieh Prison Mutiny

Myanmar Embassy in Australia makes voting difficult

Armenia: Nationalism & Remembrance

Iran:Gender apartheid and sexual harassment

Armenia: April 24 — Genocide Memorial Day

Yesterday marked the 93rd Anniversary of the Armenian Genocideand the deaths of approximately 1.5 million Armenians in Ottoman Turkey. Every year on 24 April, a date marking the roundup of...

South Korea: Pro Tibet Mobilization

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