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· November, 2005

Stories about East Asia from November, 2005

China, Southeast Asia, Malaysia, Taiwan: Giant Partner

China, Japan, Korea: Superiority Complex

China, Taiwan: Taiwanization of China

Indonesia: Local Apprentice

Malaysia: Spreading Porn

Philippines: Little Brown Brother

Tunisian blogger dinner

On Friday night I had the pleasure of joining the 8th Tunisian Bloggers Meetup, along with fellow WSIS participants Jeff Ooi of Malaysia and Isam Bayazidi of Jordan. After the...

News from Chinese Blogosphere

1. Blog Auction:A T-shirt that was signed by participants of CnBloggerCon was auctioned on the official blog(in ZH). The revenue would contribute to two online charity projects: Simling Library and...

Cambodia Water Festival Highlights

The Water Festival (“Bon Om Tuk”), the most exuberant festival in Cambodia, took place on November 15-17th. According to Jinja, the Festival marks the start of the dry season and...

Chile, China: Free Trade Agreement

China: Interpreting the Mascots

Malaysia: Judging Anwar

Malaysia, Myanmar, Thailand: Raiding Burmese

Singapore: Maid Perceptions

South Korea: Graduation Speech

Images from Thailand: Tiger Dancer

“Tiger Dancer” by Scruffy Dan A dancer with a tiger mask prowls through a parade in Bangkok.

WSIS: Defending Freedom of Speech in Tunisia

Despite the odds, we managed to pull off our “Expression Under Repression” seminar here at the World Summit For Internet and Society. This was largely thanks to the strong spine...

China: More Self-Criticism

China, North Korea: Interview with a Historian

Indonesia: Year of Eradicating Corruption

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