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Chomsky on Muhammed caricatures

oktober 14, 2012


I’m sure you are aware of the cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed. What is your opinion on this debate?Chomsky: just take it from the Danish press. One of the main newspapers, Information, I think, published on 15 February a background of what had happened. They reported that the Minister of Culture in Denmarkgave a speech […]

Venezuelan Elections views from outside

oktober 5, 2012


BBC MUNDO Last Updated: Friday, October 5, 2012 Venezuelan elections from abroad? The president of Venezuela, Hugo Chavez, is a political figure who goes beyond the borders of their own country and now faces what appears to be its most serious challenge at the polls by the opposition Henrique Capriles. But how much attention you are […]

Valet i Venezuela 2012

oktober 4, 2012


Det är val snart i Venezuela, bara några dagar kvar. Jag läser mitt flöde av nyheter som vanligt, och försöker se om jag kan komma över källor med information och kunskap som är intressant och nyttigt/berikande. Åtminstone tjänar det delvis som god allmänbildning. Maria har också varit en faktor till ett fördjupade intresset för landet […]

The Marco Civil da Internet – Civil Rights Framework for the Internet

augusti 10, 2012


Today the Brazilian congress is voting on the Marco Civil (”Civil Rights Framework for Internet in Brazil)! A very remarkable multi-stakeholder effort which is an inspiring example of how the democratic process can work in the internet era. The IRP have signed on to a letter from the Centro de Tecnologia e Sociedade (CTS-FGV) urging […]

Iran’s Dam Policy and the Case of the Lake Urmia

augusti 9, 2012


Ercan Ayboğa & Akgün Ilhan  April 2012 Iran is one of the states with the highest rate of dam construction worldwide in the recent years. The construction of hundreds of dams on rivers combined with a non-participative and non-democratic approach has lead to numerous ecological, social, cultural and political problems and conflicts in the past […]

The Drones’ True Damage

juli 29, 2012


JULY 26, 2012, 12:00 PM By MORT ROSENBLUM PARIS – If a reporter learns anything from covering conflict it is that distant assumptions are routinely wrong. Fresh assessments in the United States say drone missiles are a good idea. That is not how it looks at the receiving end. Soon after 9/11, I found a father in […]


februari 2, 2012


Så The Pirate Bay är blockerad på din arbetsplats, ditt bibliotek, hos din Internetleverantör eller ditt land? Läs TPBs meddelande här istället. 2012 is the year of the storm. The Pirate Bay will reach an age of 9 years. Experiencing raids, espionage and death threats, we’re still here. We’ve been through hell and back and it has […]