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Blog Action Day 2012 Celebrates ‘The Power of We’

October 9, 2012


So far, bloggers from 95 countries are ready to type with fast and fit fingers. For one day they will blog about one common theme creating a colorful collection of stories and reflections that will reach a collective audience of millions. On October 15, 2012 – it’s Blog Action Day! (…) Read the full post […]

Podcast: Occupy This!

February 1, 2012


[Published on Global Voices Online] In this episode we talk through some of the ideas and issues surrounding the global Occupy movement and protests, as we listen to recordings from our team in different parts of the world. Listen to the Global Voices Podcast February Edition: Occupy This! Occupy Denmark Global Voices in Danish co-editor, […]

Podcast: Brave New Year 2012

January 1, 2012


[Published on Global Voices Online] In this edition of the podcast we take a look back over the year 2011, consider the similarities and differences between mainstream and new media journalism, learn about an inspiring Rising Voices meeting in Bolivia to support the development of an ethnically and socially diverse blogosphere. We also set off […]

Ramadan Recipes: Feasting After Fasting

August 1, 2011


[Published on Global Voices Online] The month of Ramadan marks a time of spiritual reflection and worship. Participating Muslims refrain from eating and drinking during daylight hours, but when the sun sets, the fast turns into a feast, the Iftar. During Iftar, people gather to break their fast together, traditionally starting with a date (the […]

Christmas Recipes in Global Food Blogs

December 23, 2010


[Published on Global Voices Online] Christmas means ‘coming home’ to many people – but when that isn’t possible, preparing a magic meal can be a consolation. Bloggers of many continents have shared their favorite holiday recipes. With these you can dream yourself back home or even visit a place you’ve never been to before. Where […]