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18 September 2012

Stories from 18 September 2012

Saudi Arabia: Authorities Threaten to Block YouTube

Saudi Arabia is threatening to block YouTube, if the latter does not block access to all the clips which lead to the 14-minute trailer of the movie Innocence of Muslims....

Mauritania: The Burden of Being Black

Russia: Continued Scandals Plague the Registration of Opposition Candidates

RuNet Echo

Russia: Omsk Telecom Temporarily Bans YouTube

RuNet Echo

Armenia: Homophobic Editor On Air

Georgia: Brutality Behind Bars

Russia: SocialCamp, Crowdsourcing and Open Data

RuNet Echo

A SocialCamp Russia 'unconference' took place in Moscow from 7th to 9th of September. Over the course of three days social activists spoke about projects aimed at raising awareness, improving...

Bringing the Venezuelan Literature Boom to English Speakers

In the first part of a two-part interview, blogger Guillermo Parra shares his experience with Venezuelan literature, social media, and the encouragement he has received from Venezuelan readers to publish...

Bolivia: 4 Injured in Clash Between Miners

Latin American Women as Key Development Partners

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