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18 March 2014

Stories from 18 March 2014

Macedonian Government to Introduce Internet Filtering

Is There Anything More Public Than Twitter?

The Bridge

What are the ethics of publishing a tweet without permission? A Buzzfeed report on sexual assaults stirs trouble in the twitterverse.

Activists Add Female Heroines to Wikipedia in Macedonian

11th Century Kannada Literature Available On Wikisource

Tajik MP Comes Out Against Cousin Marriage

Saodat Amirshoeva, a female MP in Tajikistan, has a passion for trying to regulate marriage. She is now urging the parliament to ban cousin marriage.

10 Ways Russians and Ukrainians Reacted to Crimea Annexation Speech

RuNet Echo

Regardless of how one feels about the Crimean question, it was a landmark speech, and one that bloggers reacted to the way they usually do on the Internet. Through memes.

The Appeal of WeChat and Self-Media in China

Riau Forest Fire Triggers Worst Indonesia Haze Pollution

Forest fires have intensified this month in western Indonesia which caused the worst haze pollution in the country. The haze also affected Singapore and Malaysia.

Trinidad & Tobago: Coup Commission

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