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1 December 2006

Stories from 1 December 2006

Russia: Abortion Politics

In response to the grim economic situation, abortion was made legal in the Soviet Union in 1920. From 1936 to 1955 – under Joseph Stalin and until after his death...

Argentina: Recoleta Cemetery

Brueni: Haunted Places in Brunei

Argentina: Cinema: Fabián Bielinsky 1959-2006

Voices from Kazakhstan

Police and protesters in Almaty, at “I phoned Sanzhar [Bokaev, a shortly detained leader of the movement against the ban of the right-hand-drive cars], he is in Almaty district...

Honduras: Kindergarten Graduation and Recycling

Barbados: To be or not to be a republic

The State of the Argentinean Blogosphere: Metroblogs

Este artículo también está disponible en español. Metroblogs are blogs specifically focused on covering activities that take place within a city. In these times, these kind of blogs have sprung...

Africa: Real Price of $100 PC

Iran:Lurs protest against Cartoon

Gambia: remembering slain journalist

Ghana: bead-making

Tanzania: questioning the legacy of Nyerere

Blogging Tunisia: Sweet November

Celebrating the 19th anniversary of the “Change of November 7” (1987) which brought president Ben Ali to power in a bloodless coup against Habib Bourguiba, who had reigned for 30...

China: Beijing's big brother culture

Indonesia: Japanese Nationalism and NEETs

China: leaping the great firewall

China: The Mass Show Trial In Shenzhen

China: The Chinese Sparrow War of 1958

Japan: edible postcards

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