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19 February 2012

Stories from 19 February 2012

Iran: Security forces kidnapped Khazali from hospital

Iran: Iranian rappers sing for people of Homs in Syria

Iran: Internet not just spying tool but spy itself

Africa: Weaving the African Dream Through Social Innovations

Africa: Colonial PR Films Provide a Window to Africa's More Recent Past

Iran: Blogger suffered heart attack

Iran: Execution waits for web developer

China: Wukan Elections Continue and Inspire

Wukan has moved quickly along its path toward clean and fair village elections, inspiring villagers in other parts of the country and winning support from microbloggers all the way up...

Jordan: Corporate Twitter Accounts are Stupid

Morocco: Historic Telecom Operator Blocks Skype

Ecuador: Citizens React to Verdict Against Newspaper El Universo

On Thursday, February 16, the highest Ecuadorian court upheld a verdict in favour of President Rafael Correa in a libel case against newspaper El Universo, one of the major dailies...

Spain: Police Violence Against Students in Valencia

Students gathered at the Luis Vives Institute of Secondary Education in Valencia to protest cuts and because they have to bring blankets to school due to lack of heating. The...

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