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11 January 2012

Stories from 11 January 2012

Cuba: Political Arrests in 2011

Guyana: Considering Corruption

Ukraine: Blaming Instead of Renegotiating

Russia: A Liberal Use of the Western Toolbox?

Australia: Politician Sprayed Over Migrant Deodorant “Dog-Whistle”

Teresa Gambaro, a Federal Member of the Australian Parliament, called for immigrants on work visas to be taught ‘social norms’ such as the use of deodorants and waiting in orderly...

Belarus: Running for Office or Not

Guinea-Bissau: President Passes Away Amidst Political Upheaval

After being hospitalized for almost three months, the President of Guinea-Bissau, Malam Bacai Sanhá, passed away in Paris on Monday, January 9. He was 64 years and died of diabetes,...

Macedonia: Crowdmapping Projects Overview

Peru: Sugar Labs Community Says Goodbye to Aymara Translator

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