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6 November 2012

Stories from 6 November 2012

Mexicans Weigh in on US Presidential Election

Romney? Obama? Does it matter? Is the American electoral system a model to follow for other countries? Here we have compiled some reactions shared by Mexican netizens regarding the November...

Puerto Rico Votes Today

Zimbabwe: Hashtag #263Chat to Crowdsource Opinions on Pressing Issues

Ugandan Prime Minister Interacts on Twitter Using #AskthePM

#AskthePM is a hashtag created for online users to interact with the Prime Minister of Uganda, Amama Mbabazi. The fourth #AskthePM took place on 27 October, 2012. Tweets by Ugandan...

Jamaicans Debate Gay-Bashing Incident

The beating of a gay student at the University of Technology in Jamaica has continued to be a subject of discussion online. While the exact details of the incident are...

Banks Shut Down to Protest Insecurity in Madagascar

Brazil: Teacher Fired for Denouncing Precarious Classrooms on Facebook

Cameroonian Twitter Users Celebrate Biya's 30 years Anniversary with Sarcasm

Spain: Catalan Unionist Party Launches Controversial Viral Video

One of Catalonia's minority unionist parties, Ciutadans, made a splash on the Web with a viral video citing a controversial essay written by former nationalist president Jordi Pujol, containing derogatory...

Bolivia's Ruling Party: A Growing Presence on Twitter?

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