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Anna Gueye

I am a free-lance translator. I translate and/or review blogs for Global Voices en Français. I am a 3rd culture person who lives in the Hague (I have lived in 12 cities and 8 countries.) I am an extremely curious person.

Latest posts by Anna Gueye

Senegal's Democratic Tradition Takes Worrisome Turn

Senegal has a solid tradition of democracy and protection of freedom of expression and human rights. But recent months have seen the West African nation's reputation as a stronghold for...

Interview: Chadian Blogger and Journalist Expelled from Senegal to Guinea

The Senegalese government expelled Chadian journalist and blogger Makaila Nguebla on May 8, 2013, sending him to Guinea. He explained his situation in an interview with Global Voices' Anna Guèye.

2012 Paralympics: A Successful Start, Remarkable Stories

Martine Wright, a survivor of the London bombings, Rim Ju Song, the first North Korean participant who, a few months ago, could not swim; and Hassiem Achmat, who survived a...

The Netherlands: A Holiday Season of Festivities, Costumes… and Racism?

In recent years "Zwarte Piet" (Black Pete), the dark-skinned companion of Saint Nicholas during the winter holiday season in the The Netherlands, has become part of a recurring debate as...

Côte d'Ivoire: Where Are the African Personalities When They Are Needed?

Côte d'Ivoire: Facebook and Twitter, Messengers of Death

Seven women supporting elected President Alassane Ouatara were shot dead during a protest on March 3, 2011, in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire by security forces loyal to incumbent President Gbagbo. As...

Côte d’Ivoire: Twitter Campaign for Anderson Cooper’s Attention

Global Voices author Anna Gueye was instrumental in a recent campaign to persuade influential CNN reporter Anderson Cooper to pay as much attention to protests in African countries such as...

Côte d'Ivoire: Did Alassane Ouatarra Really Win?

Haiti: Renown Orchestra Tabou Combo on Tour

France, USA: A Tribute to Toni Morrison in Paris

Evacuation of The Former “House of West African Students” in Paris

USA: Debating Essence Magazine Hire of Ellianna Placas, First White Director

On Jul 19, Essence, America’s premiere black women’s magazine and a media institution, announced that it has named Ellianna Placas as its new Fashion Director. Placas is a renown fashion...

Senegal: Protests Against Frequent Power Outages

France: Blogging about Politics

France: A Concert in Support of Illegal Immigrants

Côte d'Ivoire: Reporter Guy-André Kieffer Gone Missing for Six Years Now

France: Illegal Immigrants Strike in Paris

Senegal: The Fiercest Critic of President Wade's Regime

Concert for Sickle Cell Anemia Awareness in Paris

France: Migrant Workers'Hostels 2010 Film Festival

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