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17 September 2009

Stories from 17 September 2009

Russia: Victor Pylyavsky's Paraglider Photos

EU: Russophone Bloggers React to Dairy Farmers’ Protest

LJ user drugoi hosts a discussion of the Belgian dairy farmers' protest over low milk prices.

South Africa: How to vote for Big Brother Africa for free

Trinidad and Tobago: public decency?

Barbados: seven photographers

Trinidad and Tobago: who pays for justice?

Trinidad and Tobago: touring Chacachacare

Mexico: Spreading the Message of Islam

According to recent Census figures, there are 25,000 Muslims in Mexico, which represents .02% of the population. However, this community is using advertisements on public transportation and digital media to...

Botswana: What Botswana Creative Writers Need

India: Commercialization Of Professional Education

Nepal: Maternal Health Care Challenges

Last week, two high profile visits brought maternal health care challenges in Nepal into media spotlight. But it will take more than high profile celebrity visits to bring relief to...

South Africa: Top 10 Malema-isms

D.R. of Congo: Why Congo Matters

India: Tips on portrait photography

India: Beer is against Indian culture?

Japan: The boyladies

China: Pretending to be a reporter

Kenya: CEO of Wildlife Blogging Site Named Pop!Tech 2009 Fellow

Pop!Tech is coming again this October and on 9 September they issued a release announcing the 2009 Social Innovation Fellows which was also blogged about by Pop!Tech's Kristen Taylor. Pop!Tech...

Argentina: Decline in Tourism

Mexico: Recent Explosions Around Capital