Indonesian government bows to public opinion; draft rules on multimedia content dropped

SEAPA Alert: Indonesian government bows to public opinion; draft
rules on multimedia content dropped
22 February 2010
Source: AJI

The Indonesian government rejected a controversial ministry
regulation draft on multimedia content which had sparked protests
from both journalists and online users, media reports said. (more…)

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Published in: on February 22, 2010 at 08:39  Leave a Comment  

Cross Disciplinary Rhetoric or Good Stuff?

Having extensive training in any given discipline is often accompanied by “ethnocentric” beliefs that “all other modes of inquiry somehow fall short”. (more…)

Published in: on February 17, 2010 at 12:14  Leave a Comment  

SEAPA Alert: Internet cafes ordered to keep tabs on customers

SEAPA Alert: Internet cafes ordered to keep tabs on customers

9 February 2010
Source: Mizzima news

In a renewed attempt at putting Internet users in Burma on a leash,
the chairman of Pegu Township Peace and Development Council (TPDC)
ordered Internet cafe owners in Pegu to keep a record of personal
profiles of Internet users. (more…)

Published in: on February 9, 2010 at 07:56  Leave a Comment  

SEAPA Alert: Thai cops, soldiers raid Karen media office


// SEAPA Alert: Thai cops, soldiers raid Karen media office 
     
8 February 2010
Source: Mizzima News

Thai police and soldiers conducted a surprise raid on the Karen
Information Centre (KIC) based in the Thai border town of Mae Sot
on 4 February 2010. (more…)

Published in: on February 8, 2010 at 07:51  Leave a Comment  
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2010 Sundance Film Festival Schedule

The “TWENTYTEN SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL” is taking place from jan 21 thgrough jan 31 in Park City utah! You can open a link to their website here!

Published in: on January 26, 2010 at 10:17  Leave a Comment  

*Culture and Night Life in Cambodia Town*

This is just one of many Cambodian restraunts and night clubs found on, or near, Anaheim Street in Long Beach.

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Published in: on January 24, 2010 at 19:17  Comments (3)  

…identity incorporated?

Khmer Arts and Crafts Festival 12-06-2009

The First Annual "Khmer Arts and Crafts Festival" 12-06-2009 - Photo by: Eric R. Paison

In the heart of the city, lies a seemingly quiet neghborhood… a siren can be heard in the distance, then a fog horn and suddenly an old chevy truck playing “Tejano” on its “boom box” just a bit too loud rumbles by.    (more…)

Published in: on January 24, 2010 at 19:03  Comments (7)