Featured stories about Freedom of Speech
- 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
- Egyptian Activists Arrested Under New Anti-Protest Law 27 November 2013
- Chinese Local Media Silent on Deadly Qingdao Explosion 26 November 2013
Latest stories about Freedom of Speech
10 December 2013
Based in Ingushetia, Hard Ingush claims to be an officer in the Special Forces. In the last couple of years, he has led the North Caucasus’ blogosphere.
9 December 2013
South Korean government agencies sent out more than 44 million tweets last year to manipulate public opinion during the presidential elections. An ordinary net user made this revelation possible.
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".
28 November 2013
For the first time, a group of professional Brazilian football players are challenging the Brazilian Federation of Football (CBF) on players' rights without intermediaries.
A Catholic priest vocal in his criticism against South Korea's president over her government's electioneering scandal has been branded a 'pro-North Korea sympathizer' and is under investigation.
26 November 2013
A diplomatic row erupted between Australia and Indonesia after a document leaked by NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden revealed that Australia has been conducting spying operations against some Indonesian leaders
25 November 2013
A recent investigation revealed that the latest presidential election manipulation was done systematically and on a massive scale. The South Korean Twittersphere is buzzing with angry comments.
In this second and final part of a series, we discuss the reactions and consequences on the shutdown of public television in Valencia, Spain.
23 November 2013
The South Korean government has announced plans to allow large portal sites to censor or delete user comments that are deemed libelous or slanderous.
22 November 2013
A YouTube mascot roams Karachi in protest of Pakistan's ban of the video-sharing website in a recently released clip. "If you want me back, hug me," the mascot says.