Stories about The Bridge from January, 2017
As demonstrations break out against President Trump's executive orders, ordinary people feel their way toward protest.
In reality, it's damned hard.
Same-sex relations were decriminalized in Jordan in 1951, but nearly 70 years later the country's LGBT citizens remain the targets of discrimination and mistreatment, with little protection from the law.
Against a backdrop of legal complexities and state repression, a Mapuche community in Patagonia is fighting against the Italian textile giant Benetton to regain ownership of their ancestral lands.
Russian’s bombing campaign in Syria has helped put an end to Aleppo’s civil democratic experiment, once a beacon of hope. What next?
“Unless the departing administration denies me a visa, I’ll be at the inauguration,” have turned out to be famous last words for the president of Republika Srpska.
2017 promises to be a vital year for Global Voices. Some further thoughts on our strategy planning process.
"Aleppo was the moment the world decided it had tired of even going through the motions."