Kazakh politician offered rare platform at trialAKTAU, Kazakhstan - The trial of an opposition politician accused of whipping up fatal clashes between oil workers and police late last year is offering up a rare window into whether Kazakhstan is shaking off its reputation as an authoritarian ...
Luis Fortuño, Puerto Rican Governor, Loses Website To Opponents After It ExpiresPoliticians be forewarned! Remember to renew your website's domain name on time, otherwise you may fall victim to URL thieves.
Web Extra: Read Sen. Rand Paul's New Book IntroOften I can find allies willing to help, but much more often I find politicians who only want to stand in the way of any changes to the status quo.
A short history of Indian freedom of speechIn addition, politicians like Kapil Sibal and Mamata Banerjee have been collecting bad press for their attacks, verbal or otherwise, on free speech, while Internet service providers and the Madras high court have faced flak for blocking websites with ...
Look-Alike Sites Funnel Big Money to Mystery PACOnce on a CAPE PAC site, users would have to notice fine print at either the top or bottom of the page revealing that they were not on the official page of their favored politician. A dozen donors, including some experienced Washington hands such as ...
Anti-epal tour exposes patronage politics sitesThe group encouraged members of the online community to share terms and references to an epal dictionary to keep the discourse and awareness campaign going.
GoDaddy Hacked 2012: Millions of Sites Go Down in Registrar OutageElection 2012: Christians Will Make a Choice - for Better or Worse · Mark Creech. An aspiring politician gave his best shot at a campaign speech.
Oops: Pro-WikiLeaks hackers deface website of British politician who supports ...LONDON - Hackers claiming allegiance to the Anonymous movement of cyber-rebels have defaced the website of a former British cabinet minister in solidarity with WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange.
Technoshock Politics: How the Internet Shapes American PoliticsToday, online usage has gone from a little over 360 million to a staggering 2.2 billion people worldwide. The average American user spends an average of 32 hours a month online. With that in mind, one would think that politicians would see this as a ...
Fans of ousted China politician raise trial doubtsThey include Han Deqiang, founder of a leftist website recently blocked by Chinese censors. "In my view, what happened is that Bo Xilai started promoting another type of political model which was drastically different from what the leadership was ...
Paul Ryan Ribbed Online For Marathon BoastAn average 4 hour and 26 minute marathon time can look more like a 3 hour, 12 minute and 51 second race using a new website parodying vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan's recent marathon claims. The site, paulryantimecalculator.com, cropped up ...
Kazakh politician offered rare platform at trialAKTAU, Kazakhstan (AP) - The trial of an opposition politician accused of whipping up fatal clashes between oil workers and police late last year is offering up a rare window into whether Kazakhstan is shaking off its reputation as an authoritarian ...
Hebrew U students launch fact-checking site of Israeli politiciansDespairing of the cavalier way Israeli politicians seem to treat the facts, two Hebrew University of Jerusalem students are launching a venture whose mission is to keep the country's elected representatives honest, or at least to call them out when ...
Fantasy Politics Announces National Championship with PrizesBOSTON, Aug. 23, 2012 - /PRNewswire/ -- Fantasy Politics today announced its highly anticipated National Championship game.
Politicians force up cost of insuranceYet neither insurance companies nor their policy-holders can do anything about one of the biggest risks - namely, interference by politicians, to turn insurance into something other than a device to deal with risk. By passing laws to force insurance ...
Politicians And Their ReputationBy Isaac Asabor. An online lexicographic website, www. ... Since the beginning of the on-going democratic government, hardly a day passes without a politician getting into one controversy or the other thereby bringing himself into ignominy. Party ...
Casey Camp Launches "Tea Party Tom Smith" WebsiteIn mid-July the Tom Smith campaign launched their "Senator Zero" website, in an effort to categorize the freshman Senator as a do-nothing politician. And now the Casey campaign has struck back, unveiling their own "Tea Party Tom Smith" site. The main ...
Where's Mike Coffman? website targets congressman -- and his campaign hits ...In response, Coffman's spokesman says the politician has been available at all kinds of public events -- and denounces the group behind the site for "dirty campaign tactics." That organization is Colorado Fair Share, a local branch of the Fair Share ...
Exclusive: US groups helped fund Dutch anti-Islam politician WildersThe Middle East Forum has a stated goal, according to its website, of protecting the "freedom of public speech of anti-Islamist authors, promoting American interests in the Middle East and protecting the constitutional order from Middle Eastern threats".
US politician: Pregnancy from rape 'rare'Todd Akin. Photo / AP. A US politician has sparked outrage with comments questioning whether women can become pregnant from "legitimate rape".