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Help us decide who to interview!

We've recently solved a couple of long-standing technical problems and we should be able to start doing “Skypecasts” – podcasts of interviews conducted over Skype – in the next couple of weeks. As we get ready to start broadcasting, we're wondering who to talk to first. What do you – our readers – think? Whose voice are you anxious to hear on the Global Voices site? Help us decide what interviews to conduct first by posting your preferences in the comment section.


  • praktike

    Ahmad from KSA! I want to hear what he thinks. Also, the Brooding Persian.

  • praktike

    Oh, and Mahmood and Alaa from Egypt.

  • Yvette Lopez of Inside Somaliland (A Taste of Africa). Her blog is interesting, multi-faceted, well-read with lots of commentary. One of the hardest-working authors in the Blogosphere, writing about the amazing achievements and failures of women and men in northern Somalia.

    Here is the link to her blog:

  • Praktlke – I’m having lunch with Alaa in Amman tomorrow – I’ll try to work out time for an interview in the next couple of weeks.

    BRE – I’m a big fan of Yvette’s blog and will contact her in the next couple of days to see if we can set up a conversation…

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