Stories about Global Voices Advocacy
18 February 2015
ICT use and access is one of the talking points in the process of normalizing relations between Cuba and the United States.
The site has been blocked within Zambia on numerous occasions, and reporters have been arrested because of suspected associations with the website.
17 February 2015
On television, Correa recently mentioned CrudoEcuador, claiming it's part of a network "paid by the opposition to discredit the government." Correa even threatened to expose the identity of CrudoEcuador's writers.
14 February 2015
Over 100 criminal charges have been filed for "terrorism advocacy" since the attacks, occasionally against minors, oftentimes for reasons that have little to do with the true fight against terrorism.
13 February 2015
Mexico received the second lowest ranking (after Cuba) in the Americas on the World Press Freedom Index for in 2014.
One permitted way to mention such organizations it to do so "in a negative light, ascribing them characteristics like 'radical,' 'extremist,' or 'nationalist.'"
10 February 2015
Courts offer citizens occasional protection from Ankara's vicious war on freedom of expression and privacy, so government is looking for laws that bypass them.
9 February 2015
8 February 2015
"Since the start of the protests, I had been mapping online censorship and helping people use encrypted communication tools. When the police came, I got up, scared to the bone."
6 February 2015
Western sanctions come at a high cost to IT-professionals and citizens in disputed Crimea, as companies like Apple and Google are blocking access to their services.