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2015 Special Coverage

Dive Into Our Most Essential and Engaging Stories of 2015

This year our borderless, largely volunteer community took you around the world covering inspiring and heartbreaking stories of creativity, resilience, and resistance.

Lebanon's ‘You Stink’ Protests

With trash piling in capital city Beirut's streets, Lebanon is witnessing its largest protest in recent history as tens of thousands are gathering to tell their government: “you stink.”

WikiLeaks Reveals the #SaudiCables

The whistleblowing site has released documents that offer insight into the Saudi government's dealings in the region.

Macedonians Demand ‘a New Beginning’

Leaked audio recordings seem to confirm long-held suspicions of government corruption in Macedonia.

Humanitarian Crisis in War-Battered Yemen

Three months into the Saudi-led war in the Arab world's poorest country, 8 out of 10 Yemenis are in need of humanitarian assistance.

After Earthquake, Nepal Focuses on Rebuilding

While Nepal is still struggling to grasp the quake's impact, people on the ground are trying to broaden the media's focus beyond stories of loss.

Cuba – US: A New Beginning

The Cuban and US governments have announced a historic thaw in relations. Global Voices is making sure the world hears what Cuban citizens have to say about it.

All the Presidents’ Tweets: How Russians and Ukrainians Talk About Their Leaders

RuNet Echo presents this big data and infographics project explaining how Russians and Ukrainians talk about their presidents, Vladimir Putin and Petro Poroshenko, on Twitter.

Hong Kong's Umbrella Revolution

Police have cleared the sit-in sites, but protesters haven't given up their demand that China allow the city to hold free elections in 2017.

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