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· September, 2008

Stories about Middle East & North Africa from September, 2008

29 September 2008

Iran: Rural heritage of Guilan

28 September 2008

Blogger of the Week: Sami Ben Gharbia

This week's Blogger of the Week is none other than Global Voices Advocacy Director Sami Ben Gharbia, known for his dedication to the fight against oppression and censorship. Sami is...

Morocco: Rural Women

Morocco: Schools Closing

Iran:Filtering in Iran in One Web Day in Oxford

Egypt: National Theater on Fire

It seems that the Egyptians have succeeded in bringing Nero back to life. And the Egyptian Nero has a long list of places to burn. He started with the Egyptian...

27 September 2008

Bahrain: The same racism everywhere?

Syria: Chilling Eyewitness Blogger Account on Damascus Explosion

With very little information coming out on today's massive explosion in Damascus, Syria, one blogger was on the site and rushed back to his computer to describe to the world...

Russophone Bloggers Discuss the U.S. Presidential Candidates

Last week, Israel-based LJ user avva asked his Russophone readers - some of whom are eligible to vote in the upcoming U.S. election - whether they supported Barack Obama or...

26 September 2008

Jordan: Queen Rania the Blogger

Kuwait: Is Kuwait Being Finlandized?

Egypt: Jihad Hackers

Is Jihad spilling from the ground on to the virtual world? Egyptian blogger Marwa Rakha writes here (and here) about how the internet has affected the ongoing debate between the...

Jordan: An Illustrated Accident

Jordan: Think before you Fire

Kuwait: Rabbit Outside the Mosque

Jordan: Nothing Wrong in Not Knowing

Iran: Iranian American Writers

24 September 2008

Palestine: Ramallah bling

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