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10 November 2011

Stories from 10 November 2011

Spain: Conversation with Ignasi Labastida on Intellectual Property

Juan Arellano talks to Ignasi Labastida, member of Creative Commons Spain, about intellectual property and copyright in the era of new information technologies.

Chile: Netizens Denounce Police Violence in Mapuche Community

Using social media, netizens share and comment on photos that show a police deployment in the Mapuche community Wente WinKul Mapu Lof Chequenco, Ercilla.

South Africa: Malema is Out, What's Next?

South Africa's most controversial character and politician Julius Malema has been suspended from the ANC for five years. Malema is regarded by his supporters as the genuine voice of the...

Tunisia: Army Critic Sentenced to Two Months in Prison

On November 9, Nabil Hajlaoui, from Sidi Bouzid, was sentenced to two months in prison following his criticism of the Tunisian military institution. He was arrested after writing an article,...

Colombia: Massive National Mobilization Rejecting Reform of Law 30

Trinidad & Tobago: Mauby Drink

Cuba: “Antunez” Under Investigation

Cuba: On the Pope's Potential Visit

U.S.Virgin Islands: High Electricity Rates

Cuba: Frustrating Pay Day

Peru: Protests Against ‘Conga’ Mining Project in Cajamarca

Latin America: New Online Learning Platform

Colombia: Sabaneta Municipality Outraged Due to Electoral Anomalies

After the October 30 regional elections, citizens of the smallest municipality in Colombia - Sabaneta, Antioquia - have peacefully opposed the mayoral election result and called for an investigation into...

Africa: The 4th edition of the African Media Leaders Forum

Central African Republic: Alleged Fire next to the Residence of President Bozizé

India: The Real Story Behind The Cancellation Of Metallica Concert

India: Love Marriage And Arranged Marriage

Bangladesh: Ethnic Minorities Or Indigenous People

China: No Justice for Sex Assault Victims

China: Free Guangcheng, Dark Glasses Portraits

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