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2 October 2013

Stories from 2 October 2013

PHOTOS: Life Inside Myanmar

Photographer Geoffrey Hiller has documented life inside Myanmar from 1987 up to the recent historic transition

South Korea: Travel Writer, Different Culture, and Expat Community

Should Japan's Children Be Reading This Comic About a Hiroshima A-Bomb Survivor?

One city's attempt to restrict children from reading "Barefoot Gen", a comic series about the Hiroshima bombings, has started a debate in Japan about how the tragedy should be interpreted.

Online Tool to Review Candidates Platforms in Madagascar

Central African Republic: “Don't Forget About Us!”

The Central African Republic conflict between the Central African government and Seleka rebels has worsened alarmingly since December 2012. The humanitarian situation is catastrophic in certain towns but especially in...

“Lesbianism” and “War Games”: Russian Internet Censorship Continues

RuNet Echo

Looo.ch was presumably blocked for hosting an art project: two multimedia "textbooks" titled "Homosexuality for Children" and "Lesbianism for Children," which are meant to be a "satire of Russian homophobia."

China: Netizens’ Reaction to Inheritance Tax Proposal

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