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May, 2007

Stories from May, 2007

31 May 2007

Rising Voices Seeks Micro-grant Proposals for Blog Outreach

Rising Voices, the outreach arm of Global Voices, is now accepting project proposals for the first round of microgrant funding of up to $5,000 for new media outreach projects. Ideal...

Estonia: The Emperor's Menu

Latvia: Doctor to Become President

Macedonia, Greece: Name Dispute

Russia: Off-the-Beaten-Path Research

Russia: Export of Bio Specimens Banned

Russia: Pirates Strike Back

Ukraine: Kyiv Mayor and Orphans

Ukraine: Tsushko's Illness

Bolivia: A Country Unites Behind FIFA Ban on Stadiums at High Altitudes

Stadiums located at 2500 m above sea level are no longer able to host international football matches according to a recent FIFA ban. This move sent the Bolivian government into...

Arabeyes: Short Skirts Looked Down at in Tunisia

From a conversation about her friend Fatima, Tunisian blogger Maheva takes us deep into an argument about education, freedom of choice and personal preferences. Click to read the full translation.

Palestine: The 1967 War

Sri Lanka: An Expat's reasons

Israel: Underground Sderot

Lebanon: It's Getting Hot in Here

Morocco: Bono in Fez

India: Development and West Bengal

India: Muslims and Political Parties

Sri Lanka: My mom is a Doctor

Interview with Caroline Nellemann, Danish Researcher of Iranian Blogs

Danish researcher Caroline Nellemann has done her Master's thesis on Iranian blogs and was involved for three months with the Berkman Center for Internet and Society in Harvard. In order...

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