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23 December 2008

Stories from 23 December 2008

Iran: “A blogger in Kurdistan was arrested”

Azerbaijan: Into the Mountains

Georgia: Cannon Fodder

Taiwan: Winners of Citizen Journalism Award

Hong Kong: Not too boring Christmas

Korea: Teachers who have been fired

Recently, some Korean teachers were fired because they were opposed to a new test that the government initiated, Ilje Gosa (one-type test, a nationwide scholastic achievement assessment). It is a...

Japan: Christmas illuminations within a click

Chile: Regional Library of Aysen

Argentina: Top 10 Taxi Driver Recommended Restaurants of 2008

Mexico: The Christmas Bonus

El Salvador: The Military

Peru: Top Ten Moments of Web 2.0 For 2008

Bangladesh Election 2008 And Cyber Activism

Bangladesh goes into poll on December 29, 2008 for a much awaited parliamentary election. The scenario is lot different than the recent US presidential election where citizen media and Internet...

Morocco: The age of the green car?

Puerto Rico: License to Kill Trees

The recent administrative order by Puerto Rico's Secretary of Agriculture has created a shock wave of reactions in the blogosphere. In the island of Puerto Rico if a person had...

Ukraine: A Loud Protest

Welcome, Global Voices in Serbian

Today, I am honored to announce that Global Voices in Serbian has officially launched, alongside our many other proud Lingua websites. The key initiator of Global Voices in Serbian is...

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