Support Global Voices

To stay independent, free, and sustainable, our community needs the help of friends and readers like you.

Donate now »

See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone.

Learn more about Lingua Translation  »

· August, 2010

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 August, 2010

30 August 2010

Russia: Online Cooperation as an Alternative for Government?

RuNet Echo

Gregory Asmolov analyzes causes of the highly successful cooperation within the Russian online community during the recent wildfires crisis and examines whether online collaboration can provide a sustainable alternative for...

Bahrain: Freej Al Fadhel before Iftar

Morocco: Hating TV Dubbed in Arabic

Libya: Focus on Food Blogs

Kuwait: Much Ado About Bu Qutada wa Bu Nabeel

29 August 2010

Russia: Adventures of Israeli Blogger in Russian Hospital

RuNet Echo

Sometimes it takes a foreigner blogging about her experiences in a hospital to pinpoint the "shocking truth" about your country.

Pakistan Flood: Relief Efforts By PKKH Team

Pakistan: Another Match Fixing Scandal

India: A Message To Pastor Jones

India: Uncontrolled Alcoholic Liquor Consumption

South Asia: Bloggers On The ‘Ground Zero Mosque’

The recent debate on the planned Islamic Center/Mosque near the site of the September 11, 2001 attacks in New York, USA has been reverberated in many blogospheres around the world....

Libya: Charity in Islam

UAE/Saudi Arabia: Palestinian-Israeli author's cultural site blocked

Turkmenistan: WikiLeaks-like service in demand

Kazakhstan: Does Astana Need Central Asia?

Kazakhstan: Prison Riots

Kyrgyzstan: Southern politician opposes central government

Afghanistan: Parliamentary Election Update

Afghanistan: The Helmand Food Zone Fiasco

Turkmenistan: The former ruler's golden statue removed