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Ethiopia: #FreeZone9Bloggers Trending on Tumblr

Written by Ellery Roberts Biddle On 19 May 2014 @ 21:21 pm | No Comments

In Citizen Media, Ethiopia, Freedom of Speech, Human Rights, Quick Reads

tumblr_n575s45oAT1tacd1co1_1280 Global Voices Advocacy started a Tumblr [1] in early May to rally support for nine bloggers and journalists — four of them Global Voices members — who are currently being detained in Ethiopia [2] because of their work. Allies from across the globe have submitted photos, messages of solidarity, videos and artwork to show their support for the bloggers’ release. On May 19, the #FreeZone9Bloggers Tumblr [1] began trending on the social media sharing site. Submit a photo [3] to the Tumblr or learn about other ways [4] to support the campaign.


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[1] Tumblr: http://zoneniner.tumblr.com/

[2] currently being detained in Ethiopia: http://advocacy.globalvoicesonline.org/2014/05/19/gv-face-freeing-ethiopias-zone-9-bloggers/

[3] Submit a photo: http://zoneniner.tumblr.com/submit

[4] learn about other ways: http://advocacy.globalvoicesonline.org/2014/05/03/4-ways-you-can-join-the-freezone9bloggers-campaign/

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