Newsletter 09



 

In Lebanon, a dynamic year for news sites
Posted on 01/10/2008 - 15:02
2007 saw a number of new Lebanese news websites, and an increase in popularity for some existing ones. Menassat.com takes a look at Lebanon's online media landscape. Lebanon's websites. 
A dark year for press freedom in Egypt
Posted on 01/09/2008 - 17:13
Independent press outlets and the blogging community were part of a tag-team effort that pushed freedom of expression boundaries in 2007. Despite this fact, Egyptian authorities increased their clampdown on both the press and free speech last year. A dark year for press freedom in Egypt 
The Arab media as seen through Israeli eyes
Posted on 01/08/2008 - 17:54
When Israeli media cover the region, do they rely on the Arab media as a reliable news source? Palestine, checkpoint West Bank.jpg 
Syria: The dreaded invitation for coffee
Posted on 01/08/2008 - 14:12
More than a hundred websites have been banned in the past few months in Syria, where online journalists are left to guess what is allowed and what will land them in jail. syria internet.jpg 
A Muslim Superman
Posted on 01/07/2008 - 15:30
In the comic book The 99, Muslim superheroes fight for a better world – and offend conservatives. Muslim superheroes. Fatah-Portal / www.the99.org 
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