Stories about Digital Activism from May, 2015
Arzu Geybullayeva calls on Western leaders to speak out on political prisoners in Azerbaijan as the country prepares to host the European Games.
AlMahafdah, a former political detainee in Bahrain, asks President Obama to "be the voice of the people of Bahrain" when he meets the crown prince of the kingdom on Wednesday.
Ukrainians and Russians are unhappy about Facebook allowing "politically motivated" takedowns of posts they say are being reported for violations by masses of "Kremlin supporters."
"There is only one toilet in the capital Dhaka for every 150,000 people, out of which many are not usable."
Three human rights organizations launch a social media campaign to raise awareness about prisoners of conscience throughout the Arab World.
The leaked emails can be sorted into three types of reports: menu options for meetings, summaries of the catering services, and—most interestingly—outlines of Putin's conversations with his guests.
A closer look at the community media outlets in Cherán, which declared political self-governance and self-defense in 2011.
The women were participating in a second day of protests demanding justice after leaked recordings seemed to show officials tried to cover up a 2011 murder by a police officer.
Authorities brutally cracked down on people protesting the government's alleged attempts to cover up the murder of a man at the hands of a police officer.
"With this project, we want to draw attention to the fact that it shouldn't be our aim - but that of the EU."
The Federation of Colombian Education Workers has led Colombian teachers to go on strike to improve teachers' rights throughout the country
The UN Secretary-General plays a crucial role in tackling global challenges. The 1 for 7 billion campaign is looking to improve the selection process for the UN's top job.