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· April, 2009

Stories about Digital Activism from April, 2009

22 April 2009

Sri Lanka: Internet Strengthens Democracy

Brazil: Judicial decisions, a growing threat to online freedom

When it comes to freedom on the Internet, Brazil is a free country according to recent report. However, bloggers face a growing threat from judicial decisions leading to content censorship...

Caribbean: Earth Day

Bahamas: Check Your Contents

Cuba: The Outside World

Barbados: Maloney Inquest Verdict

DoGooderTV: Voting Open for the NonProfit Video Awards

The voting period to select the winners of the DogooderTV 2009 Non Profit Video Awards ends this Saturday, April 25, so now is the perfect time to head over to...

Estonia: “The Fog of Cyberwar”

21 April 2009

Bahrain: BahrainBlogs.org Blocked by Information Ministry

Iran: Islamist bloggers’ poems in praise of Ahmadinejad

While several Iranian bloggers criticized President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's speech at the United Nations conference on racism in Geneva yesterday, some Islamist bloggers praised his performance. Hamed Talebi, on his blog Khabarnegar Mosalman (“Muslim...

Haiti: Senate Elections

Trinidad & Tobago: Return on Investment?

Guyana: Doing His Part

China: Impact of New Media

Azerbaijan: Student protest

China: Free Wu Baoquan

20 April 2009

Lebanon: Activists Experiment with Social Media

The use of social media tools such as Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, and mobile technology has become increasingly popular in activism and advocacy work worldwide in recent years. In Lebanon, a...

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