Support Global Voices

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

Donate now »

· August, 2007

Stories about Law from August, 2007

Bulgaria: “Foreigner Tax”

Russia: More on Politkovskaya and Litvinenko

India: Working women and Housewives

Turkey is Typing….WordPress Still Blocked

Last week Sami Ben Gharbia did an excellent posting about the blockage of the Wordpress blogging platform in Turkey, this week we will examine what Turkish bloggers have to say...

Egypt: Complaining for Change

Something I love about Egyptian blogs is our tendency to complain. Firstly because we're Egyptian and its our nature and secondly because we have so much to complain about. Among...

Russia: Politkovskaya Updates

Bangladesh: Anwar Hossain and the Military

Jordan: Prohibited Items

Bahrain: Editor in Court

Russia, Ukraine: Crimea Brawl

Russia: Panyushkin's Detention

Russia: Arrests in Politkovskaya's Murder Case

Pakistan: The Supreme Court

Indonesia: Kidnapping Children for Ransom

Nobody in Indonesia feels sure as to what motivates the criminals to abduct a child to serve their purpose. One thing is clear this trend is growing and it grows...

Japan: Three Death Penalty Executions on Aug. 23

Lebanon: Prostituting in France

Guyana: Let There Be Light

Tunisia: explanations about lodging regulations

Ukraine: Another Poisoning?

Anguilla: Transparency International

Receive great stories from around the world directly in your inbox.

Sign up to receive the best of Global Voices!

Submitted addresses will be confirmed by email, and used only to keep you up to date about Global Voices and our mission. See our Privacy Policy for details.

Newsletter powered by Mailchimp (Privacy Policy and Terms).

* = required field
Email Frequency

No thanks, show me the site