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  • Yemeni Women Protest for the Right to Protest

    Women in Yemen are finding it hard to protest against the regime as men have been keeping their women at home to "protect them". But many women have taken to the streets anyway. (Posted April 14)

  • Skyping While Teaching

    Some 9,000 educators have signed up with Skype to empower their students and connect with colleagues around the world. (Story posted April 4, 2011)

  • Who is #epiclibyanman?

    As fighting continues in Libya, a new Twitter meme has started celebrating the conflict's uniquely over-armed combatants: #epiclibyanman. (Story posted March 28, 2011)

  • Nigerian Election Monitoring

    Nigerian users encourage election monitoring with online tools. (Story posted on April 4, 2011)