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11 June 2012

Stories from 11 June 2012

Bulgaria: “Victim of Beauty” – or Violence Disguised as Fashion

Russia: United Russia Deputy Wants to Sue Navalny for 60 Billion Rubles

RuNet Echo

Latest developments about wider crackdowns on the Russian protest movement and other campaigns specifically targeting the country's number one blogger.

India: Photos Of Indibloggers Meet

Pakistan: The Kohistan Story Of Honor Killing of 5 Girls Gets Complicated

Sri Lanka: 900 Young Men Take a Stand Against Harassment of Women

India: Aamir Khan's TV Show Stirs Up Social Issues

A new Indian TV talk show titled Satyamev Jayate (Truth Alone Prevails) hosted by Bollywood actor and filmmaker Aamir Khan is bringing up and debating taboo and sensational social issues...

Chile: Chileno.co.uk, Blogging about Chile from the UK

South Africa: No Pain, No Gain

Egypt: Tweet to Cheat in High School

Social media is being used to leak high school examination questions, say Egyptian bloggers. The same media that has been credited for fueling the Arab revolutions is now being accused...

Video: WITNESS Series on How to Film Protests

WITNESS has published a series of videos on How to Film Protests, meant as guidelines to ensure that the video documentation serves as evidence of the events for advocacy purposes...

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