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3 September 2011

Stories from 3 September 2011

Panama: Government Alliance Breaks

Panamanian President Ricardo Martinelli has removed Vice-President Juan Carlos Varela from his post as chancellor, causing a rift the alliance between the country's ruling parties. On Twitter the reactions came...

Libya: First Football Win as a Free Nation

Libya beat Mozambique 1-0 in the African Cup of Nations qualifier, its first victory since the fall of the Muammar Gaddafi regime. Twitter is buzzing with joy as Libyans taste...

Iran: New Protests to save dying lake

Kazakhstan: Bloggers Denounce Repeated Blockage of LiveJournal

On August 19, 2011, the largest Russophone blogging platform LiveJournal was blocked in Kazakhstan, less than a year after access to it was re-opened in fall of 2010. This intrusion...

Angola: Personalized video call to protest

Myanmar: Interactive Prison Map

An interactive prison map of Myanmar was created in support of the ‘Free Burma’s Video Journalists’ campaign. The map identifies the locations and gives a brief description of Myanmar’s 43...

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