Stories about Digital Activism from October, 2018
The livelihoods of Madagascar’s coastal communities will be seriously threatened if they must compete with the potential catch capacity of these fishing boats.
Al-Ghomgham, and many other Saudi Shiites, took to the streets in 2011 to demand better rights.
A Mozambique surfwear retailer thought is was a good idea to name their store “Hitler”—Netizens disagreed
The "Hitler" store, which seems to have been in business since early October, is located in one of the largest shopping centers in the country.
"It is necessary to connect European citizens and ocean lovers to the political sphere in order to discuss, make progress, and protect the ocean together."
The main organizing force behind the racist marches is Japan First Party, a political party founded in 2016 who is the direct successor of a much older anti-Korean hate group.
The threat came from Cvetin Chilimanov, a well-known propagandist and dogged promoter of Macedonia's former ruling party.
Gulalai Ismail is a well-known Pashtun human rights activist and founder of Seeds of Peace network.
The noise we make on digital platforms scares oppressive regimes. In some cases, it can even force them to rescind their actions.
"With no deep insights, without even a shred of critical analysis and the stupidity of superficial entertainment, [this] is the worst television program on Japanese television today."
Journalists across India share their testimony on the deteriorating state of media — and vow to fight back
Four journalists have been killed because of their work in 2018. Killings have evoked public outrage, but little response from the government.
Legal scholars and social scientists are likely to pore over this significant judgment for its far-reaching impact on civil liberties and socio-economic issues.
Mexicans eat more processed food than most Latin American countries despite the country's nutritious indigenous dishes.
"This fight is about how we, as women, are occupying and reinventing politics."
"At this moment, I am on the street crying without knowing where to go."