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22 February 2010

Stories from 22 February 2010

Haiti: Thoughts on Power

Trinidad & Tobago: Do The Math

Barbados: Cricket Industry

Barbados, Haiti: The Widening Gap

Bermuda: Accountability

Russia: Keith Gessen's LRB Piece on Khodorkovsky

Ukraine, Russia: The Plight of Chekhov's Yalta Museum

Russia: Sakha (Yakut) Language on the Internet

China: Mobilizing mothers for censorship

On January 19th 2010, the Beijing Association of online media established a group called Mama Jury to censor obscene and pornographic information online. According to report from Southern Weekend, the...

China: Typology of GFW networks

China: Shanxi earthquake rumor

Sri Lanka: Censorship And Pertinent Questions

India: Fighting For The Forest

Bangladesh: Communal Attack On Jumma Villages

Peru: New High School for the Country's Top Students

In early 2009, Peruvian President Alan García announced the creation of a new public high school in Lima that would attract and admit the top students from across the country.