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21 October 2008

Stories from 21 October 2008

Poland: Notes on the Countryside, Politics, Etc.

Poland, U.K.: “Poles Apart” by Polly Courtney

The Balkans: Roma Mass Graves Discovered

Russia, Ukraine: Financial Crisis

Environment: Meetup of Green Bloggers in Capetown South Africa

On October 11th 2008, Global Voices Environment, Carbon Smart and Urban Sprout organized a meetup for environment bloggers in Capetown South Africa. What follows is a rundown of what was...

Croatia: Cyber Squatting and Rijeka.com

Russia, Georgia: Report Says Stan Storimans Was Killed by Cluster Bomb

China: Microsoft vs. netizens

A hard battle is looming. Microsoft vs. millions of piracy users, international corporation vs. developing state, who will win the final victory?

U.S., Ukraine: Obama and Ukrainian American Voters

Indonesia: Medical tourism

Myanmar: Crop failure in cyclone-hit areas

Thai and Taiwanese protesters

Myanmar: Socio-economic history documents

Bolivia: Pro-Government March Arrives to La Paz

Tens of thousands of peasants, miners, coca-growers, and other supporters of the government of Evo Morales arrived in La Paz on Monday. What had originally started as a march to...

Myanmar: Bomb blasts in North Yangon

Parts of Vietnam still flooded

Bhutan: Unemployment

Pakistan, India: Old trade route opened

India: Fail Camp

Kuwait: Guys and Rejection