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 January 2009

Stories from 9 January 2009

Sri Lanka: Suppression of Dissent

From Kivu to Gaza: How the Media Choose the Conflicts They Cover

The debate on why the war in east Congo receives such little media attention compared to conflicts in the Middle East continues. A Rue89 journalist asks, "If an Israeli death...

Israel: Israeli and Palestinian Doctors Fix Baby's Heart

China: Bu Zheteng

China: Xinhua demanded Democracy, 60 years ago

Azerbaijan: Ashura in Baku

China and Hong Kong: Views on Gaza Conflicts

After the first intense air strikes in the Gaza Strip at the end of 2008, Israel continues the attacks on the densely populated Gaza in 2009 and it is expected...

Anguilla: Destroying Heritage

Jordan: Respect for Chavez

Palestine: “Israel targeting Medics in Gaza”

Turkey: Gaza War?

Jordan: “Barbaric Crimes of Israel in Gaza”

Cuba: Dissidents Arrested

Egypt: Media Coverage of Gaza War

Palestine: Moment of Truth for CNN

Bahamas, Cuba: The Revolution

Puerto Rico: Saving Grace

Trinidad & Tobago: The Face of Crime

Trinidad & Tobago: Boxer Laid to Rest

Bermuda: Rallying for Palestine