Support Global Voices

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

Donate now »

· January, 2009

Stories about Ethnicity & Race from January, 2009

Armenia: Diaspora Politics

Georgia: Armenian Activists Detained

French Caribbean: Carnival 2009 is launched

Carnival is a tradition, a part of every West Indian soul and the French Caribbean is no exception. Here is a review of blogs from Martinique, French Guiana, Haiti and...

Rohingya Muslims facing cultural genocide

Guadeloupe: Pépin questions national conscience

Cuba: Hope and Change

Czech Republic: European Artists Strike Back (at Entropa)

Sri Lanka: After The War

Armenia-Azerbaijan: Young Bloggers Bridge Geopolitical Divides

Nearly 15 years after a ceasefire agreement put the conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan over the disputed territory of Nagorno Karabakh on hold, a lasting peace remains elusive and few...

Slovenia: Honoring Auschwitz Survivors

Poland, UK: “Reverse Migration of Poles”

Poland: Racism, Bad Roads and Euro 2012

Russia: “Should People of Color Go to Russia?”

United States: Nedjo Ikonic's Deportation Case

Middle East, Balkans: Comparing the Conflicts

Ukraine: Rusyn Separatism

Jamaica, U.S.A.: Inauguration Thoughts

Mongolia: Tsagaan Sar

Myanmar: Kachin Conflict

Indonesia: Chinese New Year Celebration

For more than three decades, the Indonesian Chinese have been forbidden to express their culture. Thanks to President Wahid in 2000 who annulled the discrimination against the Chinese and all...

Love reading Global Voices?

Help us understand our readers by completing a quick survey »