Featured stories about Digital Activism
- “Lantern” Helps China's Web Users Dodge Censors Through Trusted Friends 2 December 2013
- BBC, Guardian, Play Cricket With Facts: The Real Tendulkar-Taliban Story 1 December 2013
- VIDEOS: Ukraine's Police Brutally Beat #Euromaidan Protesters to “Clear” Square 30 November 2013
- Egyptian Activist Alaa Abd El Fattah Arrested — Again 29 November 2013
Latest stories about Digital Activism
9 December 2013
South Korean government bodies sent out more than 44 million tweets to interfere with the presidential election. An ordinary net user, @zarodream, who made this revelation possible, explains in detail.
8 December 2013
More than $100,000 was raised in the “Shave a Mustache, Keep a Syrian Child Warm” virtual campaign. Find out how you too can help Syrian children warm this winter.
6 December 2013
The Ecuadorian government ordered the closure of the NGO Fundación Pachamama, dedicated to the defense of Ecuador's Amazon rainforest, alleging that the it was "affecting the public peace".
In this episode of GV Face we are joined by an all-star panel made up of #GVMeetup facilitators from Egypt, Pakistan, and Portugal.
Even though it has become harder to find information about Euromaidan protests for the average social networking user, these online tools are actively being used among protesters. Tetyana Lokot explains.
The announcement of Nelson Mandela's death has dealt a hard blow. Regional bloggers share their thoughts about the passing of one of the world's most enduring icons of peaceful resistance.
3 December 2013
The Project began when activist Yasmin Silvia Portales shared her dissatisfaction with the absence, at the time, of spaces for meeting the social demands of sexually diverse persons and for...
2 December 2013
After police used brutal force to disperse week-long anti-government protests in Kyiv on November 30, protesters have returned to the streets in greater numbers and are demanding the government's resignation.
"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.
1 December 2013
On December 1, 2013, Croatian citizens voted on a referendum that proposes the introduction of defining marriage as a union between a man and a woman into the country's constitution.