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1 December 2010

Stories from 1 December 2010

Bolivia: Indigenous Scholars Meet at Indigenous University

Venezuela: Comics Find Their Place on the Web 2.0

The comic in Venezuela is one of the genres that is generally underrated and ironically, treasured within the country's culture. In response to this, artists have formed groups to create...

Colombia: Still on US State Department's Travel Warning List

Venezuela: Heavy Rains Cause Flooding on Caribbean Coast

El Salvador: “Entre Amigos” Helps LGBT With HIV/AIDS

Moldova: Post-election analysis

Ghana: Understand E-Waste Through Photos

D.R. of Congo: UN Group of Experts Report is out

Kenya: Prime Minister Orders Crackdown on Homosexuals

Kenyan Prime Minister Raila Odinga has ordered the arrest of all gays and lesbians in Kenya. Capital FM quotes him saying, “We will not tolerate such behaviours in the country....

South Africa: Sound of the year: Vuvuzela

Russia: Online Reactions to Korean Skirmish

RuNet Echo

People in Russia's eastern-most region Primorsky Krai followed the news of an exchange of fire between North Korea and South Korea on November 23 with special concern over the possibility...

Haiti: Better Elections

Caribbean: World AIDS Day

Trinidad & Tobago: Homeless in T&T

Cuba: Prison Experience

Jamaica: The Wikileaks Discussion

Puerto Rico: Corruption in the Legislature

Puerto Rico: On Statehood and Identity

Puerto Rico: Interview of Writer Lolita Bosch

Elie Rajaonarison, Malagasy artist, has died

Elie Rajaonarison, a Malagasy poet, has died on November 27, 2010, at the age of 59. An accomplished artist, Elie Rajaonarison tried his hand successfully at photography and film. He...