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  »

22 April 2010

Stories from 22 April 2010

Russia: Medvedev Twitter Accounts

Russia: RT and Public Diplomacy

India: Lack Of Election Debates

Bangladesh: Confronting Energy Famine

More Maldivians to Mount Everest

Sri Lanka: Police Brutality

Egypt: Economic Vegetarians

Red meat prices have risen dramatically in Egypt in recent weeks. Amidst calls for meat boycotts, many Egyptians are being pushed to vegetarianism due to high prices.

Sudan: Election fraud caught on video?

A video showing election fraud during Sudan's election is being circulated online. Sudan's National Elections Commission has dismissed it as fake. The video shows election officials stuffing ballot boxes. Opposition...

China: Tribute to the leader of 50 cent party

This afternoon (April 22) Wu Hao (伍皓), the deputy director of the Propaganda Department of the Party Committee of Yunnan Province had a talk in People's University. Before Wu started...

Brazil: The Fragility of the Electronic Voting System

Haiti: Food Aid

Trinidad & Tobago: More UDeCOTT Lessons

Trinidad & Tobago: Parties Unite

Jamaica: 10 Years of Calabash

Guyana, Trinidad & Tobago: Happy Earth Day

Morocco: First Gay Online Magazine Launched

Uruguay: International Court Rules in Paper Mill Conflict with Argentina

The International Court of Justice in the Hague ruled on the conflict between Argentina and Uruguay about the latter's construction of a paper mill on the Uruguay River shared by...

Cuba: Reporting via Twitter

Haiti: Threat of Rain

US, Russia: A Pro-Russian Lobby