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· April, 2008

Stories about Freedom of Speech from April, 2008

Soviet History: Samizdat Anniversary

Estonia, Russia: Bronze Soldier Crisis Anniversary

Brazil: WordPress attorney blogs about the blocking

Cuba: Las Damas de Blanco

It has been the most discussed topic in the Cuban blogosphere over the last week: the arrest of Las Damas de Blanco as they staged a peaceful demonstration for the...

Special report on Vietnam censored

Thailand: Boycott Tesco Lotus campaign

Hong Kong and China: 5 Posters On Beijing Olympics

Europe: RFL/RL Hacked

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 --...

Cambodia: Where is social justice?

Lebanon: “Embarrassed Arabic Language”

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