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· July, 2014

Stories about Ideas from July, 2014

Indian Scientists Are Preventing Wild Elephant Attacks With Text Messages and TV

A small team tracks elephants during the day and gives the information to TV channels. Text messages are sent to those who are within a two-kilometre radius of elephant movement.

Honduras Generates Employment with Community Activities

Reasons to Take a Trip Once in a While

Why Some Caribbean Authors Are Accusing a Trinidad-Born Novelist of Being a ‘Latter Day Columbus’

After a U.K.-based writer wrote a blog post exploring modern Caribbean writers, some authors accused her of ignorance about the region's literary history.

5 Modern African Thinkers on Identity, Language and Regionalism

Albeit a bit of a mystery worldwide, African philosophy is strong discipline that has evolved tremendously through history.

The Hypocrisy of Outrage Against LGBT Rights in Jamaica

Spanish Football Club Presents Peculiar T-Shirt

The Purple House, a Collective in Colombia's Medellín ‘To Create, Enjoy and Find Ourselves’

Morada, or Casa Morada, is an initiative born in a complex neighborhood of the Colombian city of Medellín. Learn about its various projects that combine art, education and participation.

Simply, Thank You!

Colombia: “What Do You Love About Medellin Downtown?”

Tour Guides Only Tell You One Version of a City's Story. This New App Lets Residents Tell You Theirs

Voicemap lets you listen to personal stories about the places you visit. You won't find these stories in the usual tourism guides.

Artists Explore the ‘Melting Point’ of Art and Propaganda in Skopje

App Created by Global Voices Contributor Selected to be Developed Online

The Maya Nut, a Nature Giant

What We Take With Us

Reflections From a Chronic Pedestrian

Chile: Controversial Draft Law Anti Memes Lasted Less Than 24 Hours

“I Increasingly See More People Looking Like Zombies”

The Pleasure of Friendship

Packaging and Ecosystem

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