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18 June 2013

Stories from 18 June 2013

Iran Qualifies for 2014 World Cup

PHOTOS: 26 Reasons to Love Bangladesh

Nothing Can Stop Brazil's Vinegar Revolt, Not Even FIFA

As the international Confederation Cup football tournament played on in Brazil, massive protests against rising bus fares spread throughout the country.

Trinidad & Tobago: New Media & Tourism

Vladimir Putin: Lord of the (Super Bowl) Rings

RuNet Echo

Did Vladimir Putin steal New England Patriots' owner Robert Kraft's Super Bowl ring when they met in 2005? Many Russian bloggers are asking that very question, after Kraft claimed in...

Defeat Has China's Soccer Fans Up in Arms

Caribbean: Is Somebody Watching?

The ongoing saga with U.S. Internet surveillance whistleblower Edward Snowden has captured the attention of the world. In two blog posts, one from Trinidad and Tobago and the other from...

Support Snowden Rally in Hong Kong

Chinese Football Team Defeated Again

China's “Leftover” Women

Cuba: Another Brick in the Wall?

Brazil: Repression at FIFA Confederations Cup in Rio de Janeiro

Japan's WordPress Communities Celebrate 10 Years

Julian Assange, Calle 13, and Twitter Users Write a Song Together

René Pérez, from the musical group Calle 13, and Julian Assange, the founder of Wikileaks, gathered ideas and suggestions from Twitter users to write a song together that will go...

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