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· April, 2014

Stories about Language from April, 2014

China: Party Mouthpiece Urges Not to Use Non-Chinese Words

Jamaica Names Poet Laureate

Meet Mamy and Zo, Editors of Global Voices in Malagasy

Mamy and Zo explain the challenges they face as translators providing up-to-date news and maintaining high standards for the Malagasy language.

Cameroonian Bloggers ‘Are the Future, and We Are Writing That Future Now’

An interview with Florian Ngimbis, president of the Cameroonian Bloggers Association, about language, the country's poor Internet penetration and more.

Meet Suzanne Lehn, Co-Editor of Global Voices en Français

Portrait of Suzanne Lehn, co-manager of French language Global Voices, by Marie Bohner. Her vision of today's media and the subjects she is passionate about.

Uncle Sam's Ukraine Failure in Russia

The violence might be only starting, but an information war between Russia and the West has raged for months now.

Controversy and Outrage in Spain Over the Presence of Teodoro Obiang

The president of Equatorial Guinea, Teodoro Obiang, has been the protagonist of a huge controversy in Spain.

Quantifying Russia's Traitorous Media

A pro-Kremlin website says it has conducted a quantitative study that ranks Russian media outlets according to disloyalty.

Five Urdu Bloggers From Pakistan Everyone Should Know

Tens of thousands of Pakistanis are conversing on the Internet in Urdu. Our Urdu Editor introduces you to five of them in this post.

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