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2014 Special Coverage

16 Days to End Violence at Home and Around the World

We are paying special attention to conversations around gender equality, and the different ways women and men fight gender injustice around the world.

The Struggle to #StopEbola in West Africa

Thousands have died in the unprecedented outbreak. Officials are working to contain not only the spread of Ebola, but also the misinformation surrounding the disease.

Bring Back Mexico's Missing #Ayotzinapa Students

In late September, 43 students in southern Mexico were returning from a protest when they were ambushed by police and then went missing.

Fighting for Their Art Against Censorship

Musicians and filmmakers worldwide aren't always free to practice their art. This Freemuse-Global Voices series examines how censorship affects them.

Eastern Ukraine Unfiltered

Global Voices presents “Eastern Ukraine Unfiltered,” a series of interviews with the region's most prolific bloggers, citizen journalists, and social media users.

Hundreds Killed in War-Battered #Gaza

Hundreds of Palestinians have been killed and thousands injured in a massive Israeli offensive against the coastal strip since it was launched on July 8.

War, Politics and Tragedy: Malaysian Airlines MH17 Crash

The passenger jet is believed to have been brought down by a missile, the Ukrainian government and rebels are trading blame over who is responsible .

GV Author Alex Sodiqov Released by Tajikistan Authorities

Alexander Sodiqov is a father and bright scholar whose writing on Tajik and Central Asian bears the hallmarks of any top political analyst—rigour, insight & impartiality.

Trending #WorldCup | Cheers, Tears and Football in Brazil

As 32 teams duke it out for FIFA glory, we are following the football faithful around the world, as they tweet, photograph and blog their heartbreak and happiness online.

Rush Hour Everywhere

What are the traffic issues that move citizens of your country? For this special series, Global Voices authors contributed stories from the streets of their countries.

Taiwan's Sunflower Movement

Protesters stormed and occupied the main legislature's assembly hall after the Island's ruling party pushed a controversial trade bill with China through the Legislative Yuan, without bipartisan discussion.

For the Love of Food

Food can unites us. Cuisine can define us. And the Internet has made it even easier for us to explore our own identity and tradition through food. A few minutes…

Protests in Venezuela

Protests in Venezuela are escalating rapidly. What began as a series of student demonstrations in the eastern state of Tachira spread to multiple cities across the country in mid-February after…

South Korea: Spies, Tweets and Gags

Wifi is practically ubiquitous and the country's Internet speed is one of fastest in the world, so it's no surprise that online platforms host South Korea's most robust discussions on…

Love is in the Air

Defiant lovers in Central Asia celebrated the holiday despite bans. Singles occupied cinema seats in Shanghai to sabotage Valentine's dates. Our Caribbean team shared some of their favorite love songs….

Sochi Winter Olympics

The Russian Internet has been talking about the 22nd Winter Olympics even before the games began on February 7, 2014.

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