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May 20, 2019

From inviting for tea to resisting to live

it became the scenario of Yemeni’s life: searching for basic necessities to live

March 21, 2019

Embedding Tweets on GV: Tutorial video and updated guidelines to stop making translators sad!

Embedding tweets can be confusing but I've created a video tutorial and updated the official Twitter guidelines in the WordPress Posting Guide to make sure it's clear!

March 19, 2019

Violence tiptoes in on jokes, stereotypes, and lies–It catches us by surprise

Yeah, I'm angry. And scared. About racism. Our future. The Netherlands.

February 25, 2019

Global Voices becomes primary source for global translation competition in Czech Republic

"Global Voices. . . provides articles on interesting and fresh topics that come in several language versions, translated by native speakers, and using contemporary language and an accessible style."

February 5, 2019

Russian Lingua announces partnership with It Gets Better Russia!

Global Voices Russian Lingua is happy to announce the launch of a partnership with It Gets Better Russia project.

January 29, 2019

Introducing myself as the new Managing Editor

My name is Filip Noubel, I live in Prague. Describing where I come from is a challenge: I grew up in a Czech-French family in Ireland, Soviet Uzbekistan and Greece.

January 17, 2019

Kittens, Baklava, and Bubble Tea: How Wikipedians Thank Each Other in Different Languages

Do expressions of gratitude make online communities stronger and more welcoming? Or is it a mistake when communities try to sustain themselves with virtual, symbolic tokens? Might the answers to...

October 12, 2018

Nobel Peace Prize Seen As Rebuke to the US

The rest of the world chose Nadia and Denis, while the United States elected Donald and Brett.

September 24, 2018

Using Grammarly for GV?

Suggesting using Grammarly for the GV Community.

Community Council Issue Paper 2: Degrees of Professionalization

Today we are excited to share the second issue paper for the Community Consultation on the Future of Global Voices – on the subject of the degree of professionalization of Global Voices.The...