As communicators in a global world it’s important to expand our world view by searching out alternative views on the issues of the day. Well, GlobalVoices has some on the issue of this day: Barack Obama’s inauguration. The website is a collection of reports from citizen journalists from around the world and offers perspectives reflecting that diversity.

A case in point is Jillian York out Boston blogging that, "While Arab support of Obama has been waning over the past few months following the selection of his cabinet and his silence over Israel’s attacks on Gaza"…Not something you hear everyday about the new pres…

The site gives you access to the content of bloggers around the world on a variety of topics including, cyber-activism, business, media, internet & telecom, politics, war & conflict, humour and much more.

Always good to get out of the intellectual comfort zone…..