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· September, 2008

Stories about Latin America from September, 2008

Brazil: The Brazilian behind the new twitter design

Brazil: Bloggers’ magazine on democracy

Cuba: Independent Journalists

Deaf Awareness Week: Organizing Offline activities Online

This last segment of the Deaf Awareness Week (part 1, part 2) shows us how the deaf use their videos to organize their communities and strenghten their offline ties.

Brazil: A million signatures against homophobia

Paraguay: The Mennonite Community

Peru: The History of the Internet

Brazil: Who are the Brazilian bloggers

Brazil: Free download of books under CC license

Cuba: Back to Normal?

Mexico: Memories of Tijuana

Mexico: Age of Terrorism

Bolivia: One Year Anniversary of Voces Bolivianas

Trinidad & Tobago: Amerindian Heritage Day

Lusosphere: Saramago, 85 years, Nobel Laureate, Blogger

A week ago, the 1998 Nobel Prize winner for literature - the first and only Portuguese language writer - started his own blog: Saramago's Notebook, which he describes as his...

Cuba: Access Denied

Deaf Awareness Week: Striving for Quality Education

On this second part of the Deaf Awareness Week posts (part one), we bring you a perspective on education for the deaf, and the different challenges it implies. First, from...

Costa Rica: Daughter of Immigrant Running for State Senator

Venezuela: The Expulsion of Human Rights Watch

Armed military soldiers searched for José Miguel Vivancos, spokesperson for the international NGO Human Rights Watch, and expelled him from Venezuela hours after releasing the report at a press conference,...

Cuba: The Power of Books

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