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  »

8 February 2010

Stories from 8 February 2010

India: Death of a Prehistoric Language

The last speaker of the ancient Bo language, Boa Senior, has died in her native Andaman Islands (part of India) in February 2010. It's a vivid confirmation of last year's...

Tunisia: Censorship Again and Again!

More than ever before, censorship seems to become the rule in Tunisia. The last two weeks in the Tunisian blogosphere witnessed a war launched by Ammar (the nickname given to...

Announcing the Global Voices Citizen Media Summit 2010

We're delighted to announce the Global Voices Citizen Media Summit 2010! Our gathering takes place this year in the vibrant city of Santiago, Chile on May 6-7, 2010. Among the...

Haiti: Heroes

Trinidad & Tobago: Radio Face-Off

Trinidad & Tobago: Robber Talk

Trinidad & Tobago: Water Noir

Jamaica, Barbados, Haiti: Defending Haitians

St. Lucia, Jamaica, Haiti: Words Can Help

Maldives: People First Language

India: The Twitter Comedian

Armenia: Illegal hunting on YouTube

Sri Lanka: Tamil Diaspora In India

Nepal: Gun Culture On The Rise

Video: Peruvian Cuisine on the Net

Peruvian food is considered one of the most diverse foods in the world, due in part to the varied geography of the region, the blending of different cultures into iconic...

China: Education, critical thinking and creativity

China: Guilty or not guilty, that's the question

China: Liu Xiaobo's final statement

China: Upgrading a four star hotel

Uruguay: Internet Spreads Carnival Around the World

Thanks to the internet and social media, the Uruguayan Carnival can be enjoyed by nationals living abroad and tourists who once fell in love with the forty-day celebration.

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