Stories about Freedom of Speech from December, 2013
The newspaper issued testimony that supports the prosecution of activists who took part in an anti-censorship protest in support of the paper.
Some observers called the massive protests evidence that public anger has reached a boiling point.
Several Southeast Asian governments were confronted with big street protests in 2013. In Thailand, street protesters are still actively pushing for the ouster of the incumbent government
Over 4,000 South Korean riot police broke into the headquarter of the nation's 2nd largest trade union center without a search warrant, angering South Korean net users.
A popular smart phone application that enables access to social media is now blocked in Iran.
"I want to be responsible for my own life. The only thing you can change is yourself."
The manner in which Mikhail Khodorkovsky was freed seems to differ from what awaits Pussy Riot's Tolokonnikova and Alekhina, who have signaled some unwillingness to leave prison early.
Darayya's Free Women have engaged in numerous protests and initiatives since the beginning of the Syrian uprising, in the spring of 2011. Today, they work from exile - and prison.
One student's handwritten poster hung on his university's bulletin board voicing his frustration with social justice has gone viral in South Korea and inspired others to do the same.