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6 July 2011

Stories from 6 July 2011

Bulgaria: A Day Without PM Boyko Borisov

July 5, 2011, presented an interesting challenge to the traditional Bulgarian media: would they follow a Facebook appeal for "A Day Without Boyko Borisov" - or would they continue to...

Poland: Article authorization abolished

Chile: President Piñera's Approval Ratings Drop

Argentina: President Signs Decree to Ban Sex Ads in Newspapers

Bhutan: State Funding For Political Parties

Russia: Infamous ‘Vanishing’ Charity Foundation Resurfaces

RuNet Echo

The heartwarming performance of Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin playing the piano and singing the song "Blueberry Hill" at a charity concert, was darkened by the scandal surrounding the 'Federaciya'...

Zimbabwe: Women's Lib Online and Unplugged

Zimbabwean women bloggers and Facebook users have taken up new media platforms to discuss everything from their sexuality to unpacking women's role in politics and the economy.

Barbados: Authentic Anime

Bahamas: Saving the Forests

Russia: Return of decentralization?

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