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· January, 2013

Stories about North America from January, 2013

Google Maps Targets Hermit Kingdom, North Korea

Latinos Were Key Figures at Obama's Inauguration

The inauguration of the president of the United States Barack Obama last January 21st, was filled with a passionate speech that foreshadows what could be the next years of his...

Mauritania: Anger over US Ambassador Statement

Parallels Between Religious and Copyright Wars

On Inauguration Day, US Drones Strike Yemen

Barack Obama was sworn in for a second term as President of the United States yesterday [Jan 21, 2013]. Ironically while the crowd was cheering his inauguration line “A decade...

Macedonians Ask State News Agency to Stop Manipulations

Homophobic Hashtag Makes Waves on Twitter in France

The hashtag #SiMonFilsEstGay made waves on Twitter on December 22, 2012, in the French twittersphere. The hashtag is basically a homophobic incitement to violence accompanied by some poor taste "humorous"...

North Korea Broadcasts Google Exec Schmidt's Visit

2012: A Year of Revolt and Social Change in Francophone Countries: Part 1 of 2

The year 2012 was marked by armed conflicts in Mali, the Democratic Republic of Congo and the Central African Republic. There were elections in Senegal, Quebec and France, while demonstrations...

“We Cannot Do it Alone”, A Mayor's Plea for US Intervention in Mali

China Visa Denial: Vendetta as Diplomacy?

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