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  »

7 February 2010

Stories from 7 February 2010

Oman: Tweeps Meet Shashi Tharoor

Syria: Technology Wars

Over the past year Google and Apple grew apart from allies to fierce competitors, climaxing with Google's release of Nexus One, the smart phone that is touted as the only...

Brazil: Protest Against the Government's Disregard For Flood

Opposition Mounts over Tanzania and Zambia Ivory Proposals to CITES

Opposition is mounting against Zambia's and Tanzania's proposals to be allowed by the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) to sell their government...

Philippines: Cabinet member sues blogger

Blogger Ella Ganda from the Philippines wrote in October that relief goods intended for typhoon victims are being hoarded in a government warehouse. Three months later, she was charged with...

Tajikistan: Justice or prosecution of the press

Kyrgyzstan: Podcast about youth and activism

Kazakhstan: OSCE Chair on a Trip to U.S.

Afghanistan: How Karzai outsmarted the diplomats

Afghanistan: Why so optimistic?

Syria: Youth Rally in Support of Syrian Air

The US is imposing a series of trade and financial sanctions which are affecting the daily lives of Syrian citizens in several areas. Syrian youth use the Internet to protest...

Ukraine: Campaign Ads; “Final Rallies”

Ukraine: Waiting for the Election

Russia: St. Petersburg Tourist Tax

Stalin on Facebook

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