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Ethics and Credits and the potential loss of a good project

Ethics and Credits and the potential loss of a good project

4 Jul, '0822 Comments

Reading the papers this morning there seems to be a fight about “who started this thing” with everyone coming on the line trying to take credit for this movement before it even taking hold. Alwasat for instance did not even name this blog nor Ahmed Alaradi who wrote the code in the first place based […]

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Proposed Bloggers’ Code of Ethics Against Sectarianism

Proposed Bloggers’ Code of Ethics Against Sectarianism

2 Jul, '0828 Comments

Code Text Finalised and Published in both Arabic and English on 14 August 2008 – click here to read and adopt We have discussed this issue many times before, and we have successfully launched the Just Bahraini campaign, I believe that in the current circumstances, it is time to notch it up higher, and as […]

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Sites to be blocked, and become famous

Sites to be blocked, and become famous

24 Jun, '0819 Comments

Ban something and suddenly everyone wants to know why so they would do whatever is possible to get through that ban. It’s human nature. Just like rubber-necking a car crash. So why would anyone in their right mind think that the answer to correct a wrong is simply just to block the source is beyond […]

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Spoke too soon. Another opinion writer in the dock

21 Jun, '0811 Comments

No sooner than I published my excitement about the steps taken recently by the Ministry of Information to correct past mistakes which resulted in Bahrain taking a beating in all major press and publications indices than I wake up this morning to the news that Abdulla Hassan Buhassan of the National Action Democratic Society has […]

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Black-headed bulbul chicks in their nest

Black-headed bulbul chicks in their nest

13 Jun, '080 Comments

Black-headed bulbulb chicks in their nest, originally uploaded by malyousif. They were four eggs just a few days ago and today, well, you see for yourselves. Their mother chose to position the nest in a precarious Y-section made by a few vertical branches of a bougainvillea just by the front door. I think she likes […]

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