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· March, 2014

Stories about Arts & Culture from March, 2014

Why Learning Italian Still Makes Sense

Manga “1F” Takes You Inside Fukushima Nuclear Plant

Documentaries from 29 Countries Are SIMA 2014 Finalists

Artists Re-imagine the ‘Woman Who Was Dragged’ and Killed by Brazil's Military Police

Blog Think Olga invited artists to send portraits of Claudia Silva Ferreira, a woman who was killed at the hands of Brazil's military police.

Haitian-American Filmmakers’ Web Series Invites Women to Live, Laugh, Love (Part 2)

For Part 2 of our post on the soon-to-be-released web series 3L, Global Voices speaks to Melanie Charles, a Haitian-American jazz vocalist who plays the lead role of Gaelle.

South Korea: Royal Gate Restoration, Corruption and Suicide

The “Happy Voting” Project Encourages Young Europeans to Vote

China Strengthens Censorship on Foreign TV Online

Companies will now have to employ government-approved censors to green light videos before they can be broadcast online.

Creator of Quirky Movement Defends Kremlin Propagandist

Australians Joust over Knights and Dames Revival

The revival of knights and dames had Australians all atwitter.

South Korea Singles Out Elderly Drives With ‘Silver Mark’

Seniors must place a special sticker on the back of their car to signify that they are elderly. Rates of fatal crashes involving seniors is on the rise.

Why Filipinos Became Early Adopters of Western Music

Ukrainians Desperate to Flip the Script on Fascism

750 Million People Expected to Speak French by 2050

Sifting Through Conflicting Versions of India and Pakistan's Shared Past

The History Project compiles narratives from Pakistani and Indian history books to expose biases in the treatment of the 1947 Partition of India.

Ukrainian Women's Sex Boycott Against Russian Men

A creative boycott is drawing the attention of Russian Internet users. Ukrainian women are organizing a new campaign called “Don’t give it to a Russian”—a sex embargo against Russian men.

State of Literature in Post-Dictatorship Myanmar

Hungarian Far-Right Group Protests Against Fashion Designer

A Poem for #CongressOccupied Protesters in Taiwan

"Tonight, we are willing to be violent mobs for love"

Meet Crimea's New Anime Mascot, Natalia Poklonskaya

A definitive fan-art collection of Natalia Poklonskaya, the newly minted Prosecutor General appointed by the secessionist government of Crimea, who has captured the heart of RuNet and Japan.

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