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9 January 2012

Stories from 9 January 2012

Cuba: Reports of Repression

Puerto Rico: A Shift in the Dialogue

St. Vincent & the Grenadines: Getting Tourism Right

Trinidad & Tobago: The Silk Situation

Cuba: Communist Party Conference

Jamaica: Playing Dead

U.S.A : Pizza Chain Employee Uses Racial Slur Against Asian Woman

Iran: A Court Sentences an Iranian American to death

Iran: Khazali was arrested again

D.R. of Congo: Writings From DRC

Ecuador: Latest Developments in Effort to Save the Yasuni Rainforest

Nicaragua: Life in Villa Norte

Uruguay: Summer in Montevideo

Côte d'Ivoire: Uproar Over Unauthorized Press Use of Blogger's Photos

For the blogger and professional photographer Audrey Carlalie, the Christmas 2011 holidays were marked by the fact that her photos of a celebratory firework display were used by certain Ivorian...

Japan: Web and Mobile Trends in 2011

European Union: ACTA and Citizens’ Digital Rights

Japan: Cultural Misunderstandings and the Olympus Fraud Scandal

COP17: Young Trackers Share Final Thoughts on Climate Change Talks

Adopt a Negotiator Project trackers updated their blogs daily during the two weeks of climate change talks at the United Nations Conference on Climate Change, COP17, held from November 28...

South Sudan: Humanitarian Crisis in the World's Newest Country

Less than a year since declaring its independence in July 2011 to become the world's newest country, South Sudan continues to face a humanitarian crisis especially in the wake of...

Israel, Ethiopia: Ethiopian Jews and Other Black Immigrants in Israel