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  »

· April, 2010

Stories about Arts & Culture from April, 2010

30 April 2010

Iran: Cloudy sky and Tehran

Benin: Iyanda's diary in Benin

Jamaica: New Artists

Iran: A ‘Green’ Labor Day (At Least Online)

The Iranian Green Movement is planning to make International Workers Day on May 1 a “green” day. The post-election opposition movement has not held any important demonstration since their last...

China: Swiss army knife, meet the PLA super shovel

India: Sacrificing Career Freedom For Marriage

29 April 2010

Japan: Plastic duck race

Russia: “Burnt By the Box Office”

Japan: Kabuki Theatre to be Rebuilt

One of the most recognizable buildings in Japan, the grand, old Kabuki-za in Ginza is closing this month. It will be torn down and become a theater and office complex...

28 April 2010

Pakistan: Ashamed Of National Dress?

Video: Three Latin American Viral Sensations Unite for Israel

Through the Latin American social networks there is a new video spreading like wildfire: it unites three of the most recent viral video sensations in one. Peruvian La Tigresa del...