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· July, 2010

Stories about Youth from July, 2010

29 July 2010

Malaysia: The Kuala Lumpur Zine Fest 2010

Russia: Online Cartoon Character – Mr. Freeman – Deconstructs Reality, Mocks Netizens

RuNet Echo

Gregory Asmolov writes about Mr. Freeman, a sarcastic, gloomy and enigmatic online cartoon character, who has made millions of young Russians think about the way they live their lives.

28 July 2010

Bangladesh: One Child to Rebuild a School

All it took was one child to talk about his destroyed school in front of a camera: through the following months, thanks to Shawn Ahmed of the Uncultured Project and...

Bangladesh: The Quality Of English In Bangla Medium Education

China: Karate Kid movie censored

Russia: “Putin-Jugend”

27 July 2010

Indonesia’s fashion bloggers

The top bloggers in Indonesia are fashion and lifestyle bloggers who are mostly young ladies. Who are they and why are they popular?

25 July 2010

South Korea: Addiction Mutates and Permeates Korean Society

A revolting incident caused by the internet addiction has recently shocked South Korea, and the government and non-profit organizations are rushing for solutions. Korean bloggers share their analysis on the...

Azerbaijan: Youth activism and social media

23 July 2010

Pakistan: Girls Harassed on Cell Phones

Egypt: Liberals mourn the death of Dr. Nasr Hamed Abu Zeid

Dr. Nasr Hamed Abu Zeid, a prominent Egyptian scholar once accused of apostasy for his contemporary interpretation of Islam, has died on July 5, 2010. He was 66. Officials at...

22 July 2010

Maldives: Typical Maldivians!

South Korea: Halting Corporal Punishment In Schools Met With Opposition

South Korean society is buzzing with the old issue of corporal punishment in schools, as an elementary teacher beating his students got leaked into public. A controversy was ignited as...

Azerbaijan: Amnesty International campaign for convicted bloggers

21 July 2010

Morocco: A Young Blogger Greets the World

Salma started blogging at the age of six to keep in touch with friends and family. Under the supervision of her parents, this young Moroccan blogger likes writing short stories...

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