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10 January 2014

Stories from 10 January 2014

Australia: ‘What Happens When A Politician Pisses Off The Internet’

Monitoring the Russian Internet for Big Bucks

RuNet Echo

The Russian Federal Protective Service is asking software developers to design a system that automatically monitors the country’s news and social media, producing reports that study netizens’ political attitudes.

Why a 64-Year-Old Brazilian Indigenous Leader Spent 26 Hours in a Tree

José Urutau Guajajara endured 26 hours at the top of a tree in protest against the eviction of Rio's Maracanã Village, a place once home to the Indian Museum.

25 Influential Brazilian Black Women Online

Iran Voices: New Site Polls Citizens on Local Government

What do citizens expect from their city officials? A new site polls Iranians about their views and shares results with decision-makers.

Latin America's Black Metal Fans, Punks and Otakus

China Introduces Online Video Game: “Fight Corruption”

‘Abita', Animated Short Film About Fukushima Children

Tributes to Footballer Akeem Adams After Sudden Death

Predictions for China’s environment in 2014

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