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17 May 2010

Stories from 17 May 2010

How to Follow the World Cup in South Africa Online

Pakistan: The Journey Of A Muslim Youth

Bangladesh: Tulip Tweets

Russia: Pictures of Forest Fire

Russia: “Novaya Gazeta” Down

Ethiopia: Activists use new media to ensure free and fair election

As Ethiopians are preparing themselves for parliamentary election scheduled for May 23, 2010, two organisations are using new media to ensure free and fair elections. Ethiopia CommonBorders, a community-based organisation,...

Russia: Photos Flood in Moscow

Africa: International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia comes to Africa

International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia (IDAHO)) is a day is recognized by people joining together to speak out against homophobia, its effects and results focusing on ways to change...

Puerto Rico: In Solidarity

Trinidad & Tobago: Social Media Interaction

Barbados: PM Unwell

Bermuda: Approaching Hurricane Season

Jamaica: Feeling It

Iran:Deal between Iran and France

Japan: 100 Japanese Books with Global Appeal

Global: The Green Wave 2010

Taiwan: Prix ARS Electronica Give “Puncar Action” Honorary mention

South Korea: How to be a Power Blogger

White American pop singers marketed in Japan

China: Do Officials Really Fear the Internet?