Yet a separate Berkmann study suggests that as many as 70,000 active blogs are written in Farsi.According to Technorati, the lingua franca of the Islamic Republic of Iran – spoken by an estimated 75 million people worldwide – ranks among the web’s top 10 most popular blogging languages.“If you look around the Arab world,” one member of Dubai’s digerati told me during a visit to the emirate last week, “you’ll see that blogging and social media is taking off fastest where repression is most severe.”You won’t hear such criticism of Dubai’s ruling class on the airwaves or in print.
In many cases, the playing field is more level than it was for Natalya Gorbanevskaya. In Beijing, on 15 June, for example, 2.3m soldiers in the People’s Liberation Army were banned from blogging.
Yet in Paris, ten days later, the advocacy group Reporters Without Borders set up a virtual private network designed for journalists, bloggers and dissidents who wish to evade eavesdropping.
From the English Civil War to the French Revolution, the model for this kind of transition feels deeply familiar. What, for example, will happen when the voices on the other side of content-filtering walls become too loud in a place like Dubai?
A US-friendly emirate in a strategic location, Dubai’s social and cultural norms are rooted in the past.
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