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15 February 2011

Stories from 15 February 2011

Russia: 2011 State Budget Funding for Media Companies

Brunei: Rare coins

Philippines: Hot air balloon fiesta

Malaysia: Amending the law to censor internet?

Malaysia’s government is considering tightening its already strict laws on printing to include online publications as well. The announcement immediately drew huge criticism from the online community who believe that...

Russia: Government Officials Dismissed for Compromising Online Photos

Russia: Reactions to the “Safe Internet League”

Bangladesh: Dhaka On Valentine's Day

Bahrain: A Second Day of Protests Continues (Video)

Continuing with Global Voices' coverage of the ongoing #Feb14 protests in Bahrain, Yacoub Slaise has compiled a number of videos covering today's developments.

Azerbaijan: We are all Junkies…

Russia: Old and New Media Censorship Tactics

Gabon: Leaderless Opposition?

Gabon is entering its third week of political tension, as its two presidents - official and unofficial - both claim leadership. But as developments continue in this small West African...

Bahamas: Fire on Bay Street

Bahamas: Dr. Keva Bethel Dies

Trinidad & Tobago: Songs of Our Youth

Puerto Rico: Muñoz for UPR

Trinidad & Tobago: Road Deaths

Bahrain: Day of Wrath Number Two

Bahrain's Day of Wrath protests enter their second day. Two protesters have been killed, reportedly at the hands of police using excessive force. Here are some reactions from Twitter.

North Korea: More Stalinist than Stalin himself, the country has about 100 IP addresses

Bahrain: The second martyr falls

Latin America: Conversations About OCD Iberoamérica

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