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1 August 2006

Stories from 1 August 2006

Ukraine: Parties Ready for New Election

The Balkans: Coverage Overview

Albania: Survey on EU Expansion

Slovakia: Xenophobic Government Member

Bolivia: Demanding Gonzalo Sanchez de Lozada's Return to Bolivia

Argentina: Crime Wave?

Uruguay: Music: Astroboy’s video

Mexico: Tent Cities Cause Chaos

Venezuela: Richard Stallman's Visit

Iran: UN Security Council & Iran

Cuba: FidelWatch

The Miami Herald's RSS feed is buzzing today with reports of Miami's Cuban community and their anticipation of the death of Fidel Castro, in light of Castro's announcement yesterday that...

American Dictionary

There is a persistent myth which says that, save Brazil and a few indigenous communities, Latin America speaks a singular, uniform language. In fact, the Castilian Spanish carried over by...

Iran: Election in Association of Journalists

Trinidad & Tobago: Replant the land

Attillah Springer has been an active and vocal participant in the movement protesting the establishment of an aluminium smelter in a community in southern Trinidad. Here, from her Flickr page,...

International Military Tattoo 2006

By now, most of us living in Brunei has seen the International Military Tattoo 2006 either live from the Stadium Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah or on national tv station RTB....

DRC: Word on the Street

Bermuda: Opposition to independence

Lebanon: Qana II on the Third Week of Israeli War on Lebanon

The war Israel is waging on Lebanon continues to be the focal point of most bloggers in the Lebanese blogosphere. For the third week the posts cover topics such as...

Pakistan: Opinions divided on Musharraf's future

Myanmar: Why I blog?