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28 January 2011

Stories from 28 January 2011

Puerto Rico: Violence Continues as Students Engage in Civil Disobedience

On January 20th, students from the University of Puerto Rico started staging acts of civil disobedience as part of their strike against the $800 dollar annual fee imposed by the...

China: Air force training exercise or Top Gun?

South Africa: Honor Madiba with your actions

China: Current Affairs Commentary, the Internet and the Spirit of the Media

Uganda: Homosexuality not a European concept

Internet Security Savvy Critical as Egypt Government Blocks Websites, Arrests Activists

As we've seen in Iran and Tunisia, social networking tools have given activists in authoritarian regimes a powerful voice, which can be heard well beyond their own country. But the...

South Korea: A Photo Exhibition on Abandoned Animals of Yeonpyeong Island

Swaziland: My work with social centers

Kenya: New site ranks serial over-lappers

Burundi: Nation-wide forum on media and ICT next month

Cote d'Ivoire: Lessons for international community

Egypt: Countdown for Day of Rage Continues

Netizens from around the world are holding their breath, as widespread demonstrations are scheduled to begin in Egypt in less than an hour. International support is overwhelming, as well as...

Nigeria: A humorous take on kidnapping

Japan: Free Press Association

South Africa: Debate on secrecy bill resumes

Liberia: The Liberian Saga

Egypt: Netizens Rise for the Support of Egyptians on their Day of Rage

The countdown for mass protests across Egypt has started, with very little information trickling from the ground after the Egyptian authorities shut down the Internet and virtually all other communication...

Taiwan: Ma Ying-jeou on Facebook

Vietnam: Saigon earthquake

Vietnamese Calligraphy