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· June, 2011

Below are posts about citizen media in English. Don't miss Global Voices, where Global Voices posts are translated into English! Read about our Lingua project to learn more about how Global Voices content is being translated into other languages.

Stories about English from June, 2011

30 June 2011

Philippines: Worst Flash Flood Hit “Typhoon-Free” City

Many Filipinos were taken by surprise by the heavy floods that hit the southern Philippine city of Davao recently. The Philippines is notorious for flash flood disasters, but Davao city...

China: Sudanese President Bashir's Visit Raises Eyebrows

In the same week that China voices support for an International Criminal Court warrant out on Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi, it rolls out the red carpet for another ICC fugitive,...

Palestine: Two Boats Sabotaged as Flotilla Floats Onwards

The Freedom Flotilla 2 to Gaza will be missing an Irish ship, it emerged today. The MV Saoirse has been reportedly sabotaged while at berth in the Turkish coastal town...

South Sudan: An Argument Against Arming the South

Africa: On Being in a Mixed Race Relationship

Nigeria: President Fooled the People Again

D.R. of Congo: Reflections on Congolese Independence

Nigeria: The Morgue called Lagos/Ibadan Expressway

Guatemala: Electoral Authorities Reject Sandra Torres Presidential Bid

Trinidad & Tobago: Art & Politics

Bermuda, Bahamas: Moving Poetry

Trinidad & Tobago: Disorganised Tourism

Bermuda: The Attitude/Economics Equation

Jamaica: Cabinet Reshuffle

Egypt: Khaled Saeed Murder Trial Postponed

Khaled Saeed, a young man from Alexandria allegedly killed at the hands of policemen in June, has been an icon of the Egyptian revolution. His murder fueled discontent among young...

AP to Open News Bureau In North Korea

Vatican: A ”Historic” Tweet From Pope Benedict XVI

Azerbaijan: Doubts reportedly linger about Eurovision 2012

China: Recycling sewage oil

China: Major Websites Go Red for Communist Party’s 90th Anniversary

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