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19 December 2010

Stories from 19 December 2010

Hal Roberts’ Commentary on Internet Censorship in Belarus

Belarus: Tweets and Pictures of Another Post-Election Rallies

Belarus: Users Are Redirected to Fake Opposition Websites

Belarus: Presidential Election Day Ends in Protests and Crackdown

RuNet Echo

December 19, the 2010 presidential election day in Belarus, ended in mass protests, arrests and violent clashes with the riot police in Minsk, the capital of Belarus. Below is a...

Belarus: Gmail, Twitter, LiveJournal, Facebook and other Sites Blocked

Iran: Ashura in photos

Iran:Goudarzi, jailed human rights activist was released

Japan: Woman sued Google Street View for pics of underwear

Venezuela: Farmers in Santa Barbara del Zulia Rebel Against Expropriations

Chile: Prison Fire Sparks Debate on Social Networking Sites

A fire in a prison in San Miguel in Santiago, Chile, which killed more than 80 prisoners after one of its towers caught fire, caused mixed reactions on social networks....

Chile: Women in Chilean Politics