As an advocate for Americans to pay more attention to international news, I often get the question, “Why bother? What can I do?” It’s a… Read More »When attention matters: Ethiopia crushes dissent in Oromia
Five days with Global Voices leaves me feeling pretty good about the state of the world, and the shape of the internet. But the ‘net… Read More »Global Voices Summit: Do We Feed the Trolls?
Many of the panels at the Global Voices summit offer a global perspective on difficult reporting challenges. “When the Stakes Are High and the Story… Read More »Global Voices Summit: Online Crisis Reporting
We’ve been asked several times why Global Voices is holding a summit in Cebu, the second-largest city in the Philippines. That’s a pretty easy answer:… Read More »Global Voices Summit: Social Media in the Philippines
One of the more remarkable efforts Global Voices is engaged with is Rising Voices, a mentoring and microgranting project that calls attention to stories from… Read More »Global Voices Summit: “Our Voices, Ourselves”