See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone.

Learn more about Lingua Translation  »

I am a blogger — also a writer of essays, poetry, and liturgy — living in rural western Massachusetts, USA. I run an arts nonprofit called Inkberry which seeks to strengthen connections between writing and life and create a space where everyone can discover their voice. I hope that my blog, Velveteen Rabbi can serve as a window into liberal Judaism, a bridge between religious traditions, and a café where matters of religion can be discussed freely and courteously.

Email Rachel Barenblat

Latest posts by Rachel Barenblat

16 August 2005

Israel: more disengagement reactions

More Israeli voies on the disengagement.

11 August 2005

Israeli blogosphere

In the English-language Israeli blogosphere, most people are talking about the disengagement.

15 May 2005

Al Jinane: Championing free speech in Morocco

Tarik Essaadi is the blogger behind Al Jinane. His motto: "Bloguer pour comprendre la complexité du monde,"Blogging to understand the complexity of the world"...

Receive great stories from around the world directly in your inbox.

Sign up to receive the best of Global Voices
* = required field
Email Frequency



No thanks, show me the site