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Blog Profile / The Lede


URL :http://thelede.blogs.nytimes.com/
Filed Under:News
Posts on Regator:1990
Posts / Week:9.6
Archived Since:May 2, 2010

Blog Post Archive

Egyptian Military Claims to Cure H.I.V. and Hepatitis C

2 months agoNews : The Lede

The Egyptian military announced last week that it had found a cure for hepatitis C and the virus that causes AIDS, but few appear convinced by the claim.

Live Coverage: Tensions in Ukraine

2 months agoNews : The Lede

Live coverage of the crisis in Ukraine.

Governor Brewer Promises To ‘Do the Right Thing’ for Arizona

2 months agoNews : The Lede

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer responds on Twitter to the mounting pressure to veto legislation that would allow business owners to refuse service to gays and others.

Ukrainian Journalists Launch YanukovychLeaks

2 months agoNews : The Lede

Hundreds of documents found at the abandoned presidential retreat outside Kiev since Ukraine's leader fled the capital have been posted on a new site, YanukovychLeaks.

Day After Uganda’s Antigay Law Is Signed, a Tabloid Publishes Names

2 months agoNews : The Lede

Fears of a violence were heightened by the publication and photographs of names of gay and lesbian Ugandans, with some people recalling David Kato's death in 2010.

Share Your Experience With Race on Campus

2 months agoNews : The Lede

Tell us about your experience with race on your campus with the hashtag #TellNYT.

Venezuela Residents Document Unrest With Dramatic Videos and Images

2 months agoNews : The Lede

Despite government efforts to minimize news coverage of the growing protests, residents are presenting proof on social media.

Navalny Is Convicted of Resisting Arrest at Moscow Protest, Despite Video Evidence

2 months agoNews : The Lede

Three Russian dissidents arrested during protests in Moscow argued that images posted on social networks undermined police claims that they had resisted arrest or waved banners.

Venezuelan Rivals Communicate Over Twitter and the Web

2 months agoNews : The Lede

Henrique Capriles, the country’s most prominent opposition leader, opted not to meet with President Nicolás Maduro, saying Mr. Maduro's invitation had been intended only to create a photo opportunity.

On Twitter, “Being Black at the University of Michigan”

2 months agoNews : The Lede

Students at the University of Michigan used Twitter to give voice in 140 characters or less to what racial tension feels like on campus.

Ukrainian Video Blogger Pays Tribute to Protesters With Help From Will Smith and Sylvester Stallone

2 months agoNews : The Lede

A Ukrainian video blogger's tribute to the courage of protesters in Kiev mixes footage of the demonstrations with inspirational speeches borrowed from two Hollywood action movies.

Reaction to Uganda Antigay Law

2 months agoNews : The Lede

Gay rights activists continue to oppose the law as the evangelical group that supported it say they would have preferred a less harsh version.

Turks Protest New Internet Restrictions, in the Streets and Online

2 months agoNews : The Lede

Turks took to the streets, and social networks, to protest new legislation that increases the government's power to remove content from the web that might embarrass officials.

Live Video and Social Media Updates From Ukraine

2 months agoNews : The Lede

Video and social media updates on a day of upheaval in Ukraine.

Basque Separatists Display Surrendered Weapons, in Front of Picasso’s ‘Guernica’

2 months agoNews : The Lede

Basque separatists staged a video in front of a replica of Picasso's famous painting.

Venezuela Battles Media, Social and Otherwise, to Restrict Protest Coverage

2 months agoNews : The Lede

Tensions escalated further in Venezuela on Friday, as protesters turned out for a tenth day of demonstrations and the government continued to clamp down on coverage of the unrest in the broadcast media and online.

High School Wrestlers in New Jersey Apologize for Photo Seen as Racist

2 months agoNews : The Lede

Members of the Phillipsburg High School wrestling team apologized after they were accused of staging a racist photo and barred from coming district championships.

Live Video and Tweets From Kiev’s Independence Square

2 months agoNews : The Lede

As live video streams and messages posted on social networks from Kiev's Independence Square showed, Ukrainian protesters remained defiant on Friday, calling for the resignation of the president.

Venezuelan Beauty Queen Is Among Protesters Killed

2 months agoNews : The Lede

Genesis Carmon quickly became the face of the growing student protest movement as news of her death spread.

Anti-Putin Punk Activists Release New Music Video

2 months agoNews : The Lede

The new Pussy Riot video, released on Thursday, was made with the inadvertent cooperation of the authorities.

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