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9 May 2014

Stories from 9 May 2014

8 Extraordinarily Talented People From Yemen Everyone Should Know

Noon Arabia checks out the film and art scene, bringing to us some of Yemen's many talented youth whom you probably haven't heard of. Yemen's certainly got talent!

México: Senate Appoints the Seven Commissioners to the New IFAI

The Mexican Senate appointed the seven members of the new IFAI. There are some appointments among the political class.

GV Face: Taiwan's Sunflower Protests

Is the movement to defend democracy in Taiwan itself democratic? We talk to Global Voices contributors in Taiwan about the protests and the prospects for continued autonomy from China.

Hong Kong: On Urinating on the Street

Exhibition in Taiwan: Monument for the Self-immolated Tibetans

Colombia: Controlling Chemical Substances to Avoid Acid Attacks

Mauritanian Police Clamps Down on Black Protest

Crossroads: Video Stories of Migrants in Malaysia

A video advocacy project highlights the situation of migrant workers in Malaysia.

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