2016-10-26T06:40:03ZThe report describes using VPNs as an indicator of criminality, or a “pre-criminal” behavior, perhaps a harbinger of tighter restrictions to come.
2016-10-25T22:33:05ZRenen Raz, an Israeli anti-colonial and queer activist, died this week. He's now being remembered for his passion for social justice in Israel-Palestine.
2016-10-25T22:14:02ZTrump, Hillary or Stein? Even though many Global Voices contributors cannot vote in the US, we feel invested in this American presidential race like few elections before.
2016-10-25T20:12:39ZLinkedIn, the world’s largest online professional network, is at risk of being blocked in Russia, where federal censors have convinced a Moscow court to outlaw the network.
2016-10-25T18:59:09ZEarlier this month, on October 13, two assassins on a motorcycle murdered Luís Alberto Araújo, the environmental secretary of the Brazilian town of Altamira, Pará State.
2016-10-25T18:43:11Z"A democratic government consults the people. A dictatorship flees the electoral vote."
2016-10-25T17:57:23ZUkrainian hackers say Putin advisor Vladislav Surkov's leaked e-mails reveal a plan to destabilize Ukraine in the coming months.
2016-10-25T15:44:06Z"He's glamorizing a part of our colonial history where racism and socioeconomic disparity were rampant. And carnival now, with its overpriced parties and parades, continues that tradition."
2016-10-25T12:23:17Z"This has nothing to do with what happened before [...] or what led to his shooting. This has to do with what passes for police procedure in this place."
2016-10-25T08:05:46ZThe Sri Lankan military is investing heavily in the tourism business. The armed forces have several hotels and resorts, many restaurants and cafes, and other tourist facilities.
2016-10-24T21:34:18ZLiving spaces in Hong Kong are shrinking in size while prices skyrocket. Here's one response to the absurdity of the situation.
2016-10-24T08:44:41ZSaudi social media users are protesting against the nation's mobile network operators' bad service and the continued blocking of VoIP apps that are supposed to be available for free.
2016-10-24T03:05:52ZA private railway company in western Japan recently came under fire after a conductor apologized for the presence of “foreigners” on a train. And that was just the beginning.
2016-10-24T03:03:07ZTaganrog’s eternal flame isn’t burning today, and a local gas company official says it’s because he can’t guarantee that locals won’t roast sausages over the fire.
2016-10-22T21:00:28Z"It is not possible to tell the truth about Cuba from only one viewpoint, or from unanimous viewpoints that are the equivalent of one."