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Tue, 18 Apr 2017 08:55:03 +0000Kazakhstan's veteran leader suddenly seems to think the country's long-planned transition to a Latin alphabet is very pressing indeed. The country's social media users want to know why.
Sun, 09 Apr 2017 10:00:09 +0000“I’m just trying to figure out the best way in order to demolish this stigma that all Muslim people are terrorists."
Mon, 03 Apr 2017 18:26:45 +0000The poem was posted on Facebook on World Poetry Day — but its verses were not welcomed by everyone.
Fri, 17 Mar 2017 21:44:44 +0000"He showed that even the most humble village on a tiny island on the fringes of the world could be a place of epic beauty and significance."
Thu, 02 Mar 2017 02:06:50 +0000"America I was already furious at you but now you've made Mem Fox cry I think we're officially DONE FOREVER."
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 07:32:11 +0000War veteran Miguel Savage says there are three ways to cope terrible suffering: “block everything out, play the victim, or embrace the pain and turn it into something positive.”
Mon, 13 Feb 2017 10:00:36 +0000The Palestinian Authority's decision to ban a novel is being met with a lot of resistance.
Sun, 12 Feb 2017 23:40:39 +0000One Global Voices contributor who's passionate about the Odia language has created an open-source solution for recording and uploading words under open licenses for projects like Wiktionary.
Fri, 03 Feb 2017 10:50:06 +0000"A good soldier has fallen. Inevitable but still very sad. You will be missed by a whole country. History certainly will NOT forget YOU.”
Sat, 28 Jan 2017 05:33:21 +0000"Perhaps Emecheta’s grandest legacy was making us realise that feminism isn’t alien to Africa. She clearly defined African feminism as one that is different from that of the West."
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 12:00:03 +0000“I feel that I am in exile not just physically, my mind is also in exile."
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 13:44:02 +0000"...for the first time, Jamaican women see their stories of sexual assault and questions of self-worth being tackled on the page without it demonizing them or portraying them as caricatures."
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 13:50:56 +0000“The prisoners can write about anything they like. Even though they’re locked up, I want to see them setting their imagination free.”
Tue, 27 Dec 2016 13:25:08 +0000Not in Croatia? The Croatia Reads app also offers people outside the country Croatian books free of charge.
Fri, 16 Dec 2016 11:07:22 +0000For bloggers in the Caribbean, “2016” has nearly become an obscenity. Adjectives now used to describe this "annus horribilis" include "sucky", "terrible" and "the worst".