Stories about Censorship from July, 2018
On the heels of recent legislation in Malaysia, Philippines, Brazil and France, the latest draft laws on “fake news” come from Sudan and Russia.
Maryam Palzigir's experience fought against both state censorship of artistic expression in Iran and now Western stereotypes of Iranians in the U.S.
For over a decade, a series of similar scandals have plagued China's emerging pharmaceutical industry, and people seem to have lost faith.
Election speeches have been banned with the objective of preventing broadcast media from airing "derogatory" and "defamatory" content.
For Uganda’s poorest residents, the new tax raises internet connection costs by 10%.
Netizen Report: Israeli legislators look at new laws that would stifle speech and surveil the public
The Advox Netizen Report offers an international snapshot of challenges, victories, and emerging trends in Internet rights around the world.
Copyright proposals being pushed by European governance bodies must take into account the nature and potential uses of networked digital technology.
In 2017, the Supreme Court of India ruled that privacy of Indian citizens is a fundamental right -- how will that affect the country's national ID system?
Iranian authorities announce plans to filter Instagram because of the evils of "Instagram celebrities". A few days later, the state broadcaster reveals the arrest of several "Instagram celebrities."
We last spoke with Umida Akhmedova before Uzbek dictator Islam Karimov died in 2016. Is life any easier for artists now he is gone?
Freedom is free, not taxed. Global Voices supports the #NotoSocialMediaTax campaign in Uganda.
From exile in the UK, Fidaa Itani says the sentence marks the end of an era for free expression in Lebanon.
"And so I march. To remember them, they were not given any justice and no one was held accountable for their gruesome deaths. But I recognize them."