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13 March 2009

Stories from 13 March 2009

Serbia: Reuters Coverage of “Black Market”

Russia: Putin and Ukraine

Czech Republic: “Symbols of America That Did Not Catch On”

Russia: Oborona Leader's Arrest and Escape

Europe: Six Years of EU Blogging

Russia: State vs Individual

Egypt: Women Play Central Role in Struggle

Global recession and its discontents

Today the world seems flat. From Asia and Africa to Europe and the Americas, the people of the world are experiencing the traumatic effects of a global economic recession. This...

Liberia: Liberia's Blackboard Blogger

Israel: Tweets on Rocket Fire into Southern Israel

Oman: Blogging Momentum Threatened by Twitter

Africa: PamojaConnect integrates the web and SMS for villagers

Taiwan: Easilly unfollow your twitter friends

Barbados: A Question of Confidence

An Opposition-led motion of "no confidence" was recently brought against Barbados Prime Minister David Thompson over his handling of the CLICO issue. The motion has since been rejected by Parliament,...

Guyana: Thoughts on Immigration

Dominica: Carib Village

Trinidad & Tobago: Taking the Cake

Guyana: Domestic Abuse

Paksitan: Where The Long March Is Heading?

Sri Lanka: Donating for the IDP

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