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2 April 2016

Prankster Blames Leap Year for Failure to Produce April Fool's Article

The Bridge

It makes absolutely no sense. But then, it was April Fool's.

30 December 2015

The Best Stories of 2015, Handpicked by the Global Voices Community

We asked our editors, authors and translators from around the world which stories published on our site in 2015 were their favorites. Here's what they said.

28 December 2015

The 7 Most-Read Stories of 2015 on Global Voices

The following seven stories received the most attention from audiences and also received hundreds of shares, likes and comments on social media and our site.

4 December 2015

The Global Voices Community Remembers ‘Kind’, ‘Curious’ and ‘Witty’ Gershom Ndhlovu

"I learned that you were such a humble, charming and thoughtful person. May your soul rest in eternal peace our one and only one Gershom."

1 December 2015

Today is #Giving Tuesday—Donate to Global Voices

To stay independent and sustainable, we depend on the generous support of friends and readers. Please consider donating to Global Voices this #GivingTuesday.

23 November 2015

Zambian Journalist and Global Voices Contributor Gershom Ndhlovu Dies

Respected journalist Gershom Ndhlovu, whose worked to "leave a better Zambia for our children and their children", passed away over the weekend.

19 November 2015

Global Voices Community: We Stand With Hisham

Advox

As long-time friend and community member Hisham Almiraat faces trial in Morocco this week, the Global Voices community pays tribute to a man of unquestionable character, talent and amazing kindness.

16 November 2015

Join Global Voices on Instagram as We Hop Around the World

Every week you will be introduced to a unique member of our community through our Instagram accoun

27 September 2015

Global Voices Series Dispatches From Syria Wins Online Journalism Award

According to the judges who selected "Dispatches in Syria" as category winner, Marcell Shehwaro's “intensely personal writing found the gray areas in a war usually told from polar extremes.”

18 September 2015

Goodbye, “Online.” Hello, HTTPS!

For 10 years we lived with a domain name that didn't quite fit. How we changed that—and implemented site-wide, always-on HTTPS in the process—is a story of love and war.

11 August 2015

Global Voices’ Marcell Shehwaro is a Finalist for a 2015 Online Journalism Award

We are thrilled to announce Marcell's nomination in the category of online commentary for her piece "In Syria We Have All Become Killers".

2 August 2015

Global Voices Partners with Myanmar’s The Irrawaddy

Because of its critical reports, The Irrawaddy magazine was banned by the military regime in Myanmar and anyone found with a copy could be arrested and imprisoned.

23 May 2015

Global Voices Starts a New Collaboration with the International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran

Global Voices has relied on the Campaign’s reportage and team of experts when covering major human rights concerns. We enthusiastically welcome this new collaboration.

15 May 2015

Global Voices Partners With Thai News Site Prachatai

Prachatai, which means 'free people' in Thai, is an independent online newspaper in Thailand that has defied authorities by making a stand against martial law.

5 May 2015

Radio Ambulante and Global Voices Latin America Join Forces

Radio Ambulante is a Spanish-language radio program that tells Latin American stories from anywhere Spanish is spoken, including the United States.

22 April 2015

Ellery Biddle is Global Voices’ New Advocacy Director

Advox

Announcing Global Voices' new Advocacy Director!

11 February 2015

From the Global Voices 2015 Summit, Moving Onward and Upward

Perhaps we weren't visible from space, like the Great Wall of China. But fortunately the drone-mounted camera that filmed us in front of Cebu City’s grand Provincial Capitol building on...

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