Stories about Freedom of Speech from February, 2019
Prior to the tax's implementation, 47.4 percent of people in Uganda were using the internet. Three months later, that number had fallen to 35 percent.
Philippines DOJ takes another swing at Rappler news site, Facebook tackles disinformation in Indonesia and Russia moves to outlaw fake news.
"There have been several attempts at political interference on me and directly on journalists to try to influence editorial content."
The journalist was detained by Mozambican police while reporting a story in Cabo Delgado.
Both the "anti-fake news" bill and its twin initiative against offending the authorities use Germany and other Western countries' laws as inspiration.
The use of social media to call attention to the government's violations and illegal actions have led to fears that of online censorship in upcoming elections.
"Australia just gave our highest award to 2 divers for risking their lives to rescue 12 Thai boys from underground caves. We know where Hakeem is. He just needs a...
Many reactions were observed on social media, some in support of the immigrants and others who think the police's handling of the situation was appropriate.