Support Global Voices

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

Donate now »

26 November 2010

Stories from 26 November 2010

Bhutan: Books Or Bars

Bhutan: Tobacco Law And Village People

Bangladesh: The Politics Of Eviction

India: Mumbai Moving Forward

India: Fuzzy Memories

Brazil: Bloggers react to wave of violence in Rio de Janeiro

A recent wave of violence has frightened residents of Rio de Janeiro and reignited a familiar public debate on security in the city. A great wave of panic, in part...

Ghana: Images from Ghana

Sierra Leone: CIVICUS supports government accountability

Ghana: The trial of Amina Mohammed

Zimbabwe: Problems getting national ID

Ghana: What on earth is Nkrumahism?

Africa: Announcing a new knowledge resource for Africa

Haiti: Cholera & Elections

Cuba: Reasons for Confiscation

Lebanon: Man Sentenced for Abusing Domestic Worker

Jordan: Reactions to a New Government

After the announcement of Jordan's new government, Jordanians react to the new ministers via Twitter and blogs.

Puerto Rico: Bloggers Criticize Censorship Call of Calle 13 Song

The president of the Puerto Rico Telecommunications Regulatory Board described Calle 13's latest song as "obscene" and "lewd" and has invited the general public to send their complaints so she...

Korea: Artillery Shots Heard From South Korean Island

Brazil: President today, blogger tomorrow

Outgoing Brazilian president Luis Inácio Lula da Silva (Lula) was interviewed for the first time this week by a range of progressive bloggers, an event seen by many as a...

China: Hang the Liberal!

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