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August, 2008

Stories from August, 2008

South Africa: The annual Digital Citizen Indaba

Thailand: People’s coup or putsch?

Since Tuesday, anti-government protesters have invaded Thailand’s Government House demanding the resignation of Thai Prime Minister Samak Sundaravej. The rallyists, estimated to be as low as 3,000 to as high...

Korea: Korean Mata Hari – North Korean Spy Scandal.

While the Beijing Olympics was held, Koreans were excited about news of a series of medals. It even seemed that hot attention to political issues and arguments among the citizens...

Angola: On the illegal occupation of a residential plot by a bank

Peru: Views Towards the Indigenous Protests

The protests by indigenous groups in Northern Peru are not always understood in other parts of the country. Some bloggers examine attitudes and views by others, who often look down...

Russia: How to Spell ‘Blogger’ in Russian

Georgia: Photographs of Tskhinvali and Gori

Appeal of Singapore-based Burmese patriots

Singapore: Blogger-dissident still in jail

Audio slide of Bangkok rallies

Rotaractors’ views on Indonesia

Egypt: Olympics Investigation

Egypt: Orange Ambulances

Iraq: Fascination for Language

Libya: Rain and Sewers

Guatemala: Pizza and Blogs 2008

Dominican Republic: Visit by Junot Díaz to Santo Domingo

Hungary: A First-Grader's Shopping List

Russia: Putin on CNN

Russia, Georgia: The Balkan Context

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