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· August, 2008

Stories about Western Europe from August, 2008

Northern Cyprus: Similarities with Georgia?

China: The Beijing Bay

Olympic Hijab Style

The Balkans: Judge Alphonse Orie

Nigerian prostitute arrested in Italy

Jamaica: Racism in Sport

China and Spain: Slanty-eyed Photo

Georgia War: NATO as Deterrent or Reassurance?

USA: Blogging for Anglican Inclusion of LGTB Priests and Bishops

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transsexual priests and bishops made efficient use of citizen media to support their campaign for inclusion in the Anglican Church at the recent Lambeth Conference, a...

Bahrain: On Scottish and Omani Mountains

Georgia War: Peace Threatens Territorial Integrity

Malawi: Discussing development and the Olympics

"Development" has been exercising the minds of Malawian bloggers lately. The approach has taken the form of highlighting efforts of Malawians abroad, Malawi's much touted fertilizer subsidy program, Malawi's presence...

South Ossetia: Swedish Foreign Minister on the Conflict

Georgia: History Repeating?

Lebanon: An Italian Lesson for Lebanon

What are the similarities between Lebanon and Italy, other than the fact that they both overlook the Mediterranean? Blogger Antoun Issa, in his latest post at Lebanese Chess argues that...

Russia: Remembering Wilhelm Gustloff

Macedonia: 11 questions for Greece

Bosnia & Herzegovina: Karadžić in The Hague

In spite of demonstrations in Belgrade against Radovan Karadžić's extradition to the ICTY in The Hague, he was transferred in the early hours of the 30th of July. The next...

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