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13 November 2006

Stories from 13 November 2006

Poland's Pulse in the Blogosphere

Looking on with incredulity…Impersonal meets personal on the streets in Poland. Automatic money machines not adopted by all. Shared by WarsawDaily. On Nov. 11, Poles observed Independence Day. Apartment blocks...

Nigeria: art as activism and community

Nigeria: Yoruba keyboard

Sudan: relief agency pulls out

D.R. of Congo: sign painters

Cameroon: state of democracy

Cambodia: Somaly Mam awarded Women of the Year by Glamour magazine

Somaly Mam works hard. She works hard to cope with her past. In her childhood, she experienced rape, torture, and violence. With her husband Pierre Legros, she founded the AFESIP...

Voices from South Asia

Bangladesh: Asif of Unheard Voices: Drishtipat Group Blog analyzes the current political situation in Bangladesh and urges all the Bangladeshis to take a non-partisan moral stand to get out of...

China: Chinese wikipedia fully unblocked?

Hong Kong: honorable doctorate for former CE

Taiwan: terrorist blogger

China: fabricating news business

Japan: police can't marry non-Japanese?

China: sexual service nanny

China: PR on Fujian-like virus

China: defamation suit against blog host

China: one dog

DRC: Opposition Reaction to Early Runoff Speculation

UDPS Liege, the Belgium-based blog of opposition party UDPS posted a press relase in reaction to early speculation that Joseph Kabila (a.k.a Hyppolite Kanambe) may have won the October runoff...