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24 February 2012

Stories from 24 February 2012

Haiti: Prayers & Priorities

Trinidad & Tobago: Fashion over Festival?

India: Analysis Of Uttar Pradesh Polls

Cuba: Bejerano Against Corruption

Cuba: Prisoners’ Rights

Barbados: CLICO Conflict of Interest

Bangladesh: Ekushey February/International Mother Language Day Observed

Bangladesh: Photos Of Kite Festival And Fire Eaters In Dhaka

Liberia: “Kill the Gays” Bill Spreading

Former Liberian first lady Jewel Howard Taylor has introduced a bill making homosexuality liable to a death sentence. Homosexuality is outlawed in 38 African countries.

Peru: A Conversation with Rafael Salazar of Creative Commons Peru

Bolivia: Disabled Protesters Clash with Police

Puerto Rico: Blogosphere Denounces Proposed Cybergag

The Puerto Rican blogosphere reacted to a measure undertaken by the mayor of the city of Mayagüez, José Guillermo Rodríguez, that would have been used to investigate and prosecute people...

Chile: Aysén Region and the Call for Decentralization

Protests, road blocks, and clashes between protesters and police continue as citizens of Chile's Aysén region demand change. For many, the conflict in Aysén boils down to one problem affecting...

Cameroon : Say No To Tribalism

Brazil: The Deficient Prison Systems of the Americas

Under the Brazilian Sun is a documentary on the current state of the Brazilian penitentiary system. In the aftermath of the tragic prison fire in Honduras that killed 350 inmates,...

North Korea's Radio Jamming Fails Temporarily

East Timor: Cats, Monsters in Pre-Election Video Humor

Less than one month to go for the presidential elections in East Timor, and one of the most original uses of citizen media in the anticipation of the elections is...

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