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Fri, 28 Apr 2017 20:09:54 +0000Rafael Braga Vieira's 2013 imprisonment was just the beginning of a darker saga that critics today say symbolizes the institutionalized racism of Brazil's judicial system and the criminalization of poverty.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 16:55:25 +0000"...I am afraid of going to a hospital. I’m afraid they will find me and kill me…I haven’t stepped outside my house in the last eight days."
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 15:28:00 +0000"Up until now, in order to get a protection order, women had to prove in court that the domestic violence had occurred."
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 14:01:19 +0000Under China's "stability control" measures, it is increasingly common for netizens who are critical of the government to be summoned or detained by police.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 00:08:43 +0000"By presenting the other side to the Kashmir storyline, the locals once again were able to own....the highly complex and conflicted Kashmir narrative."
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 20:26:50 +0000The Internet is back on in English-speaking Cameroon, while social media has been shut down in Kashmir. Journalists in Maldives mourn the stabbing death of a blogger.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 19:53:02 +0000"I have no choice but to go on hunger strike to restore my stolen freedom".
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 19:38:10 +0000“The Internet was created as a special project by the CIA,” Vladimir Putin announced three years ago. Since then, Russian authorities’ faith in the Internet has declined even further.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 16:27:30 +0000"A majority [of media workers in Hong Kong] have expressed an increasing pressure which results in deliberate self-censorship."
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 11:16:13 +0000Spend time with someone from a different country or who speaks a different language, and you'll soon realize you have more in common than you first thought.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 20:19:25 +0000Despite being outlawed today by the Attorney General, opposition movement “Open Russia” says it’s continuing all operations, including plans for nationwide anti-Putin protests this Saturday.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 13:01:21 +0000Though shadowed by a sense of national shame, for a few days Romania was an inspirational place, as people took to the streets and acknowledged the widespread reality of corruption.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 12:41:39 +0000Hours after the story broke, the restaurant owner clarified that the fight began because the woman wanted to split the bill, but the man did not.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 03:26:05 +0000To learn more about the lives of Indians in Donald Trump's America, Global Voices spoke to two Indian young men about their aborted plans to study in the United States.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 01:42:31 +0000The contest's Russian referee threatened Sharsheyev with deportation as he refused to leave the ring after the loss.