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25 October 2010

Stories from 25 October 2010

Russia: Online Activism Success Stories

RuNet Echo

While Internet analysts across the Atlantic are busy arguing whether technology brings about social and political change or not, bloggers in Russia add their humble contributions to the debate, probably...

Mexico: Thirteen residents executed at Tijuana rehabilitation center

Peru: Bills on wiretapping, explained and analyzed

Paraguay: Immigrant to Spain shares her experience in guaraní

Bangladesh: Land Grab And Protests

In Rupganj, Bangladesh land-owners protested acquiring of land for an army housing project and they clashed with the security forces leaving 50 people injured and one dead. Bloggers react angrily.

Chile: Natividad Llanquileo, voice of the Mapuche hunger strike

Natividad Llanquileo was the spokesperson of the Mapuche prisoners that were on hunger strike for more than 80 days; she is 26 years old and a law student. Media from...

Bahamas: It's Time

Jamaica: Farewell to the “Cool Ruler”

Jamaican reggae icon Gregory Isaacs, popularly known as the “Cool Ruler”, died this morning at this home in London, after a long battle with cancer. Possessing one of the most...

Bangladesh: Long March To Protect Natural Resources

Tanzania: Where To Get Tanzania Election News

Tanzania: Mobile Phone in Zanzibar Elections

Tanzania: The Opposition Can Win Presidential Election

Zimbabwe: Blackbook Launches a Shout Box

Trinidad & Tobago: “Anansi Antics”

Trinidad & Tobago: Odd Choice of Decor

Zimbabwe: When Will Zimbabwean Diaspora Return?

Benin: How to help flood victims

South Africa: Musings on Inequality vs. Poverty

Global Voices seeks a Deputy Editor

We're seeking a Deputy Editor to help manage daily content flow in English. Global Voices in English is a central focal point for more than 400 bloggers and translators around...

Puerto Rico: Student Blog Continues Coverage