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More on Community Radio in Haiti

January 20, 2010
By TAMARA LUSH, Associated Press Writer Wednesday, January 20, 2010
(01-20) 06:54 PST PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) --

The caller from Boston was desperate.

She had just received a text message Tuesday from a friend trapped in the rubble of a Port-au-Prince school and needed to get the news to rescuers, the Haitian government, the world.

Brigade in February to Restore Garifuna Radio Attacked by Arson

January 15, 2010
Garifuna Radio continues despite attacks.


Haitian Community Radio Earthquake Emergency

January 14, 2010
The radio station in Fondwa, Haiti.
News from Jim Ellinger:
Very worrisome news. Radio Fondwa was destroyed.

The Information Highways are still Unpaved

January 11, 2010
beyond the "digital divide"

Main Stream Press Prohibited from Acteal

January 7, 2010
On the twelth anniversary of the massacre in Acteal, a small village in the Mexican state of Chiapas, a memorial was held on December 22, 2009 to commemorate the murders, which still have not been punished.

Gaza's writing on the wall

December 31, 2009
The graffiti of the second Intifada developed more artistically than that of the first
by Toufic Haddad In the Gaza Strip graffiti is not only tolerated but encouraged For years, law enforcement agencies throughout the world have engaged in local crusades against what they regard as the scourge of graffiti.

Lyrical Look at a Hackers Meeting

December 29, 2009
Hackers unite.

Community Media Promotional Video from Barcelona

December 26, 2009
Barcelona has several small television stations in different neighborhoods.

Radio Victoria Threatened Once Again

December 24, 2009
radio Victoria is being threatened by para militaries.

Radio Victoria received a new threat today by email sent out to 17 different people including the priest Padre Luis. The sender's email address is: exterminiorim@gmail.com and it says the sender is exterminio pacificrim.

The threat: