Stories about Digital Activism from December, 2013
Messages from the calendar include "Gender equality is not a threat to family," and “No always means No! Nakedness is not a substitute for consent.”
The SocialTIC team lists "The Year's Best in Latin American Infoactivism," projects and events that inspired them to use the TIC to generate social impact in 2013.
"Nepali leaders have a lot to learn from Mandela's statesmanship, integrity, and lack of political ambition."
The newspaper issued testimony that supports the prosecution of activists who took part in an anti-censorship protest in support of the paper.
Some observers called the massive protests evidence that public anger has reached a boiling point.
"It reminds me to love and respect everybody-- something many people here tend to have forgotten."
As Euromaidan protests in Ukraine continue, reports and evidence of police brutality against protesters and journalists grow. Netizens are organizing to protect victims of police brutality.
Several Southeast Asian governments were confronted with big street protests in 2013. In Thailand, street protesters are still actively pushing for the ouster of the incumbent government
Over 4,000 South Korean riot police broke into the headquarter of the nation's 2nd largest trade union center without a search warrant, angering South Korean net users.
Thirty years ago in Yugoslavia, young inventor Voja Antonić and his team created a personal computer that users could build at home, using tools and parts readily available in stores.