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· February, 2013

Stories about Language from February, 2013

Kallun: A Platform of Angolan Slang

Bengali Language History Not Lost on Youth

Russian Opposition, What Are You Doing? Stahp.

The Coordinating Council of the Russian Opposition has been a fascinating eDemocracy experiment, conducted in the shadow of Russia's competitive authoritarian status quo. Yet, a recent decision not to nominate...

Crowd-Source Subtitles for YouTube Videos

The Bobs 2013: Now in Ukrainian, Too!

Japan's Corporate Slaves Put Humor to Hard Work

With a twist of comedy, moral and technical support has been pouring in across social media sites for Japan's "corporate slaves" or "Shachiku" as they are referred to in Japanese...

Protesting Cyrillic, “Collectivising Guilt” in Croatia

Historic ‘Tanka’ Poem Rises from Japan's Nuclear Ashes

Drawing from contemporary issues, a Japanese blogger writes an adaptation of a famous piece of tanka - a genre of Japanese poetry - originally published in 1957 by an avant-garde...

When Sex is Just the “Room Thing”

Palestine: Fighting with the Poem

Cultural extravaganza in Latin America! Comic books and beyond

Follow us as we visit the arts and the projects that are bridging the gaps and establishing new channels of communication in Latin America. We talk about comics, artworks, collaboration,...

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