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· August, 2006

Stories about Western Europe from August, 2006

Jamaica: In-house terrorist

Africans in France: Riots’ First Anniversary

Global Food Blog Report #29

#1: Maika's Blog on Haitian Food: "Griot" (pronounced: greee-yo ) a popular Haitian original.  Which is fried pork shoulder accompanied with a spicy hot as habanero cole slaw like condiment...

Caribbean: Exporting Carnival

Jamaica, UK: Linton Kwesi Johnson

61st Anniversary of Indonesia's Independence Day

In commemorating the 61st anniversary of independence day, Indonesian bloggers have many ways to celebrate it. Agusti Anwar highlights the meaning of flag as a symbol of nation and nationalism:...

Jamaica, Germany: Marlon James on Grass

Cameroon: No to French Monuments in Africa

A Google Earth Canary Islands Conspiracy?

In late July Google updated the satellite imagery of the Canary Islands in both Google Earth and Google Maps. The former satellite images from 2005 and 2006 were replaced by...

Poland, Russia: Mutual Blockades and Other Issues

Russia, Estonia: Forest Fires

Global Food Blog Report #28

#1: From Tanzania, MiRecipe.com spices up the day with an incredible easy and delicious recipe to prepare "Chatini Ya Ukwaju" (Tamarind Chutney). It is great with bread, and a tasty...

Uzbekistan: The Uzbek & the London Terror Plot

Estonia: Comparison With Finland

Romania: Spain-Based Diaspora

Mommy Bloggers Achieve Community and Empowerment in the Lusosphere

One of the most active blogging categories in the fast expanding Lusosphere is that of the ‘mommy bloggers’. The movement is championed by a Brazilian blog which turned into book,...

Trinidad & Tobago, UK: Views on the bomb plot

Indonesia: Toilet with a View

Kazakhstan: Volga – Kazakhstan – Braunschweig

Poland: Helena Wolinska

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