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April, 2005

Stories from April, 2005

Isaacmao.com blocked

Isaac at the Harvard Global Voices gathering, photo by Jeff Ooi. As some of our readers have pointed out, Isaac Mao's site – isaacmao.com – is being blocked. Isaac gives...

Reporters Sans Frontieres

Our friends at Reporters Sans Frontieres are running a contest to honor blogs defending freedom of expression. Contest finalists were posted yesterday, and the Global Voices community is well represented....

Kenyan Blogosphere round-up

I've been thinking about doing a weekly or bi-monthly highlight of what's going on in Kenyan blogs for a while now, especially since the number of Kenyan blogs has been...

The view from Riyadh – Saudi Jeans

Ahmed, a pharmacy student in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, maintains the excellent “Saudi Jeans”, a link blog that looks and feels a little like Scripting News, if only Dave Winer lived...

Joi to visit KL

We are organising a KL Bloggers Meet when Joi hits town on April 18.

Conflict in the South of Thailand

Fears have heightend as 15 months of unrest is spreadin in Thailand's southern provinces. This blog - Conflict in teh South of Thailand - provides a vantage point.

Global Voices on the Radio

Clark Boyd of The World – a joint project radio show produced by the BBC and WGBH, Boston – spent a good chunk of time with some of the Global...

Isaac Mao's April Fools Joke

Isaac Mao describes his April Fools joke on the Chinese internet police.

Global Voices Brainstorm

We held a brainstorming session on Global Voices at the Berkman Center Tuesday lunch earlier this week. It was a good chance for Rebecca and me to present some of...

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