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U.S. policy toward Cuba remains largely unmodified

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U.S. policy toward Cuba remains largely unmodified

Prior to taking office, Barack Obama spoke of the need for a new approach to U.S.-Cuba relations and a sea change from the past. Last April, the Obama administration lifted a few restrictions on Cuban-Americans, including some on travel and on sending money back to Cuba. However, the 47-year-old embargo remain intact. Read what Cuban bloggers are saying.

Posted: February 15, 2010 15:38   Comments: 5
New Jordanian prime minister from long line of politicians

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New Jordanian prime minister from long line of politicians

Jordan's King Abdallah named a new prime minister yesterday. Samir Rifai, a former minister of the Royal Court, will be the third member of his family to assume the post. Bloggers speculate on what it signifies for Jordanian politics.

Posted: December 10, 2009 14:49   Comments: 3
Catholic Church launches blog in Cuba

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Catholic Church launches blog in Cuba

The Catholic Church in Cuba launched a new website on Monday that aims to provide a virtual forum for the island's faithful. Worldfocus producer Ivette Feliciano interviews Christopher Sabatini of the Council of the Americas on internet activism in Cuba.

Posted: December 1, 2009 14:27   Comments: 3
Blog censorship silences free speech around the world

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Blog censorship silences free speech around the world

Many countries are increasing online censorship, sparking intense debate from bloggers.

Posted: November 7, 2008 15:56   Comments: 14
World bloggers consider race in U.S. election

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World bloggers consider race in U.S. election

A look at international opinions on the issue of race in the U.S. presidential election.

Posted: November 3, 2008 19:22   Comments: 5
Egypt’s journalists fight for free speech

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Egypt’s journalists fight for free speech

Egyptian writers, reporters and bloggers face restrictions when expressing their views.

Posted: October 23, 2008 23:27   Comments: 1
Egyptian bloggers cite censorship, arrest and torture

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Egyptian bloggers cite censorship, arrest and torture

Worldfocus spoke with Egyptian bloggers about freedom, the press and taking blogging to the streets -- or behind bars.

Posted: October 23, 2008 16:56   Comments: 5

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