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2 February 2012

Stories from 2 February 2012

Russia: Prices of Popular Bloggers’ Posts Leaked

Pakistan: How To Save The Shias

Curacao: Diaspora & Development

Cuba: Monitoring the Resistance

Cuba: Sad Songs

Trinidad & Tobago: Where's the Love?

Cuba: Another Building Collapses

Barbados: Voting Strategy

Peru: Preparing for the Great Water March

As part of the protests against the Conga mining project in Cajamarca, a "Great Water March" left Cajamarca on February 1. On social networks netizens share itineraries, videos, photos, posters,...

Venezuela: Photos of Armed Children Spark Controversy Online

Venezuelan social networks exploded with reactions after photos of a group of children posing with rifles in one of Caracas' most representative neighborhoods, Barrio 23 de Enero, went viral. The...

Uganda: The Plight of Urban Poor

Kenya: War, Guns and Votes

Ethiopia: a Body of Legislative Acts Opposing Freedom of Speech

Kazakhstan: Stability of the nation vital for the whole region

Kyrgyzstan: Tengrism on Trial

Uzbekistan: U.S. military support not to include weapons

Kazakhstan: Astana, urbanist haven of state corporatism

Turkmenistan: Sham NGOs’ role in fake presidential elections

Venezuela: Hugo Chávez's Daughter Stirs up Social Networks

Nicaragua: Sandinista Revolution Icon Starts Blogging