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10 January 2013

Stories from 10 January 2013

Internet Boycott Leads to Resignation of “La Comay” in Puerto Rico

On 8 January, social networks were flooded with reports of the resignation of producer Antulio "Kobbo" Santarrosa, the man behind the puppet personality La Comay, probably the most controversial show...

Russia's Protest Movement Is Back (to Usual)

RuNet Echo

For those of you who have been living under a rock for the past year: the Russian protest movement—which sprung to life in December 2011—has collapsed. Trusted demonstration speakers are...

Chadian President Names Sons at Key Executive Positions

East Timorese Politicians on Social Media

Communications and Social Change Awards Open for Nominations

The Three Kings Visit New York

The Three Kings came and went, but not before passing through New York City to celebrate with hundreds of children that came out for the parade. This Christmas celebration has...

What Happened to the Cable? Cubans Discuss Internet Access

Over a year after the arrival of a new fiber optic cable to Cuba, the island has failed to see improvements in connectivity speed nor an increase in access to...

China: Significance of the Southern Weekend Incident

China's Ten Ugliest Statues

Students Revisit the Unique Link between Corsica and Puerto Rico

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