Close

Support Global Voices

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

Donate now »

See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone.

Learn more about Lingua Translation  »

9 February 2007

Stories from 9 February 2007

Kazakhstan: Money, Kidnapping, Money, Power, Money…

“The headline is not a text from James Bond film trailer. It is how they do business in Kazakhstan”, wrote Jana Zhukova is Livejournal community of Almaty residents (RUS). She...

Flooding, Pisco, and Free Education

In the last couple weeks there has been flooding and landslides in the beautiful region of Chanchamayo, located in the central jungle of the country. Even though the media have...

Israel: Al Jazeera has Arrived

Egypt: Free Kareem Demonstrations

Bahrain: To Blog or Not to Blog

Trinidad & Tobago: Digg, Trinidad-style

Cuba: Silvio Rodriguez mix

New Caledonia: 6.65 Times More Expensive Than France

Who is visiting Africa?

Chinese President Hu Jintao is on a 10-day-visit to Africa now. Many state-owned news media such as Xinhua News Agency and People’s Daily, headline his visit on their websites’ front...

Korea: anti-Semitic comic book

China: e-commerce

China: Wang Shuo PK sina.com

China: privilege of having babies

China: reporters and migrant workers

China: An Open Letter to Google Founders

South Korea: The ‘Whale Hunt’

Korea: Chicken

Vietnam: Visiting a Pottery Village

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