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Environment

Governments block internet

The World's Clark Boyd reports on governments that have found various ways to block citizens' access to internet sites; this web filtering is described in a new book, "Access Denied: The Practice and Policy of Global Internet Filtering".

Conflict & Justice

Saudi Arabia's youth problem

Most of Saudi Arabia's population is under the age of 30, and a growing number of them is frustrated with the Kingdom's tight restrictions on social freedoms, and that could pose problems for the Saudi state

Environment

Bloggers in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia bans political parties and limits free expression, but young Saudis are pushing the limits of those restrictions by blogging, as Kate Seelye has the story.

Conflict & Justice

Dalai Lama visits U.S.

The World's Matthew Bell reports on the Dalai Lama's visit to Seattle where the Tibetan spiritual leader is appearing at the University of Washington, and questions have been raised on whether he's able to speak freely while there.