Featured stories about East Asia
- “Lantern” Helps China's Web Users Dodge Censors Through Trusted Friends 2 December 2013
- Thailand Anti-Government Protesters Aim for ‘Day of Victory’ 1 December 2013
- Thailand Catching Fire as Anti-Government Protests Intensify 27 November 2013
- Chinese Local Media Silent on Deadly Qingdao Explosion 26 November 2013
Latest stories about East Asia
7 December 2013
"How many Chinese have been hurt by the English education? It should have been abolished long ago."
6 December 2013
In this episode of GV Face we are joined by an all-star panel made up of #GVMeetup facilitators from Egypt, Pakistan, and Portugal.
"Imadesho", meaning "how 'bout now?!", and "baigaeshi", meaning revenge, are at the top of the list of popular buzzwords in Japan this year.
Vietnam, where Chinese bachelors can find "true love", or more specifically, where they can "search for brides who won't demand apartments or private vehicles as a precondition for marriage."
2 December 2013
"Lately there have been many times in which I’ve come to think that human beings are scarier than radiation", Fukushima residents comments curated on Buddhist blogpost.
29 November 2013
‘Stop Criminalizing Doctors!’ was the cry of doctors who conducted a walkout in Indonesia against a Supreme Court ruling which found three doctors guilty of malpractice.
28 November 2013
Tokyo Metropolitan Governor apologizes over money scandal. Japan's twitter users take it as a joke.
Join us for peer learning and exchange at the next Global Voices Meetup in Phnom Penh, Cambodia on December 1, 2013 at the Sithi Hub.
A Catholic priest vocal in his criticism against South Korea's president over her government's electioneering scandal has been branded a 'pro-North Korea sympathizer' and is under investigation.
26 November 2013
A diplomatic row erupted between Australia and Indonesia after a document leaked by NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden revealed that Australia has been conducting spying operations against some Indonesian leaders