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· June, 2011

Stories about Macedonia from June, 2011

Macedonia: Spin of the Day

Macedonia: Taboo on Protesting Against Police Brutality

Macedonia: New Parliament Assembles, Cements Election Victory for “Big Fish”

The newly-elected Macedonian Parliament held its initial session on Saturday, June 25, 2011. Its composition promises “more of the same” kind of politicking from the last few years.

Macedonia: .mk Twitter Republic

Protests continue in Macedonia, as the authorities keep silent about the people's demands of accountability, political responsibility and an end to police brutality. On Sunday, a new symbol was displayed...

Europe: “Greek Drama Doesn't Transcend Hellenic Borders”

Macedonia: How the Protests Started

Macedonia: Spreading the Word About the Protests, in Spanish

Macedonia: Half a Decade of Blogging

Macedonia: Pro-Government Media Promote Protest Impostors

On the eve of the big protest against police brutality scheduled for Sunday afternoon in Skopje, several pro-government media outlets tried to manipulate the public by showing an anti-opposition announcement...

Macedonia: Gathering Prohibited in a Public Space?

Macedonia: Protest Achievements So Far

As more people act upon the awareness that the increasing visibility abroad or among foreigners within Macedonia is an important aspect of the ongoing protests, translations and original tweets/blog posts...

Macedonia: Twitter as a Vehicle for the Protests

Macedonia: Concerns Over Anti-Protest Collusion of Facebook and Police

Macedonia: Reasons for Protesting

Bloggers from Macedonia consider the historical significance of the current protests against police brutality, in the context of democracy development.

Macedonia: Spreading the Word About Protest and Civic Journalism

Macedonia: Protests Against Police Brutality/Murder Cover-Up Spread

Macedonians have been protesting for 5 days online and offline in Skopje, urging the authorities to "solve" the murder of a young man by a police officer who served as...

Macedonia: Shameless Refusal to Accept Responsibility

Macedonia: Reminders of Unresolved Killings

Macedonia: More Anti-Police Brutality Rallies Planned

Macedonia: Online Community Prevents Murder Cover-Up

As announced, non-violent protests against brutal killing of a young man on Sunday continued on June 7 in Skopje. The police announced they would monitor social networks for troublemakers. Filip...

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