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Global Voices: Daily Digest - Monday Aug 29 2011

Monday, August 29, 2011

Spain: Racism and Intolerance Advance Relentlessly
In Europe, xenophobia advances at an immense rate. Author Ana Lucía Sá writes about the situation of immigrants in Spain, the invisibility of the issue of racism and hate crimes in public discourse, and offers comments and analysis from bloggers and organizations that work against racism. read>>


Russia: Shark Attacks in Vladivostok
Masha Egupova writes about the blogosphere's response to the recent shark attacks in the Russian Far East. read>>


Blog Carnival: Mexico -Verbalizing the Violence
Our first 2011 Blog Carnival had the theme "Mexico - Citizenry, Violence and Blogs". In this first part of the final summary, we showcase what Mexican bloggers thought about past violent events happening in their country and how they handle and express their pain when violence has affected them. read>>


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