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· August, 2005

Stories about Western Europe from August, 2005

Blog Day 2005

Blog Day 2005 is making waves throughout the global blogosphere. The one-day celebration, which encourages bloggers to introduce their readers to five new weblogs from other cultures or perspectives, has...

Homeless but Online in Paris

Blog Day 2005

Sometime in June of this year Israeli blogger Nir Ofir had a realization: the date 3108 (or August 31st) looks suspiciously like the word “Blog.” He had also become increasingly...

Black Looks blogs about Ugandan women held in UK

Italy: Independent Press in Peril?

Finland: Ride a Segway, go to jail

UK: Being British

France: Drink Local, Drink Montmartre! (WBW12)

The BBC sponsors African blogs

The BBC has a long tradition of encouraging readers and listeners of their Africa service to talk about their views of the continent, running features like “Why I Love Africa”,...

France: Bakon Halal

Spain: Day of Mourning?

UK: PodcastCon UK gears up

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