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June 26, 2017

African Historical Figures the World Should Get to Know: Richard Ratsimandrava

Ratsimandrava holds the record for the second shortest mandate in history as President of the Republic: one week.

June 21, 2017

The Thiaroye Massacre of 1944, a Shameful Episode in the French Colonial Period in Africa

African soldiers, liberators of France, were massacred by France itself. These African servicemen, commonly known as the Senegalese Tirailleurs, had committed one crime: that of being African.

March 28, 2017

Let's Welcome Two New Members. Next: We Need You for NewsFrames!

All is looking well at NewsFrames and we are happy to announce two new additions to our team: Belen Febres-Cordero and Nevin Thompson. Some of you may already know Nevin...

March 24, 2017

NATO's Legitimacy Undermined

* This post was originally written on GV en français and translated by Graham Perra. Donald Trump and Angela Merkel may have reiterated their support for NATO, the military alliance...

February 2, 2017

GV Will Have Instant Articles – A Test Post

This is a sassy test content post that also goes over the custom styles supported by GV for storytelling and how they will look in Instant Articles. Please see the Facebook...

December 9, 2016

All Good Things…

You know what they say: All good things must come to an end! This is my final blog post as an intern for Global Voices. I have to say, the experience...

November 21, 2016

A New Constitution for Côte d'Ivoire

The new text modernizes Ivorian institutions and aims for social harmony in a country still divided by ethnic and religious rivalries.

September 12, 2016

Translator Newsletter: Language Evolution, The Youngest Polyglot, and More!

In this edition of the Global Voices Lingua Translator Newsletter, we talk about Language Evolution, The Youngest Polyglot, and More!

August 8, 2016

Got 10 Minutes? The Global Voices Podcast Wants Your Voice!

We'd love community members to record yourself reading one or both of the promos so we can include them in the podcast.

June 20, 2016

Could Africa's Silicon Valley Be on The Rise in Gabon?

293 milliards de Francs CFA as well as 12 000 new jobs were generated by the IT industry in 2014 in Gabon