Haruki Murakami, Beyonce and Bowie all graced January editions of street papers.
The Curbside Chronicle in Oklahoma continued to face challenges following their local council’s decision to stop their vendors selling from the pedestrian areas in the centre of roads.
To show the worldwide support for street papers, they ran an edition that featured INSP News Service interviews with global leaders.
INSP and Straatnieuws’ interview with the Pope continued to travel around the world.
Meanwhile Augustin in Vienna and The Big Issue Korea agreed on the selling power of putting a cute animal on the cover.