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2 October 2011

Stories from 2 October 2011

India: Story Writing On Twitter

India: Goa Takes Steps To Stop Female Foeticide

Sri Lanka: Attacks On Civilians In The North

Yemen: Friday of Victory for Syria and Yemen

Revolutionaries in both Syria and Yemen who have both been revolting against defiant despots and brutal regimes for months unified the name of their Friday demonstrations, in solidarity. On the...

Puerto Rico: Imaginaires and Creativity on the Move

It hasn't been long since the exhibition Carry On: Puerto Rico Inspected opened in Villa Victoria Center for the Arts in Boston, Massachusetts. Through the concept of portability both the...

Nigeria: Celebrating 419 Reasons to Like Nigeria

The 419Positive Project invites Nigerians and friends of Nigeria to "Say Something Positive" in an ambitious search for four hundred and nineteen positive attributes of Nigerians and Nigeria. Nwachukwu Egbunike...

Brazil: Protest Condemns Violent Death of African Student

Guinea-Bissauan Toni Bernardo da Silva, a student at the Federal University of Mato Grosso, Brazil, was brutally murdered in front of a restaurant on September 22. The crime has caused...

Iran: A “Missing” Blogger and Two Tragic Suicides

The recent suicide of two associates of an imprisoned Iranian human rights activist has captured the attention of Iranian bloggers. The International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran is calling...

Colombia: #Corzotón Protest Against the President of the Congress

Serbia: Belgrade's Gay Pride Parade Banned