Stories from 31 October 2016
Caribbean bloggers are out there, and they do have voices that deserve recognition.
The government of President Rouhani is preparing two bills that media experts and journalists say could further erode press freedom and freedom of expression in Iran.
Halloween has been growing in popularity in Japan over previous years. In 2016, there was more money spent in Japan on Halloween than on Valentine's Day.
"In Mali, rape is a taboo subject. The victims’ lips are sealed by society’s gaze."
The brutal death of a fish vendor in a garbage compactor has sparked large national protests across Morocco.
"Sometimes, you wake in 2016, but it feels like 1875 because Natives are still fighting for our land." --Sherman Alexie