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· April, 2008

Stories about Freedom of Speech from April, 2008

28 April 2008

Egypt: When Religion Sleeps With Politics

Egyptian blogger Zeinobia attacks Pope Shenouda III in this post for his recent Easter speech in which she claims he said people using Facebook will "roast in hell," reports Gr33nData...

Ukraine: Chernobyl

Poland: Tolerance March

Hungary: “Goy Bikers”

Uganda: Mwenda, 3 others arrested in newspaper raid

(UPDATE: Andrew Mwenda has been freed on bond, see his letter to supporters on the TED blog.) Bloggers and independent media outlets in Uganda are reporting that three journalists and...

Venezuela: Update on the Simpsons Controversy

China: Carrefour Boycott Censored by GFW

Hong Kong: Net Respect Project

Hong Kong: Shame

Japan: Nagano red for Olympic torch relay

The Japanese leg of the Olympic torch relay came to an end on Saturday without serious incident, but many Japanese bloggers who attended the event were left with lasting --...

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