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15 May 2016

Stories from 15 May 2016

Kyrgyzstan Embraces Google Street View

Now the local KGB don't even have to leave their office.

South Africa Is Telling Some Radio Stations They Need to Play Almost All Local Music

It's an effort to encourage people to support more local musicians.

Taking Back Japan, One History Textbook at a Time?

The Bridge

By pushing for the omission of certain ideas from history textbooks, the current Japanese administration is promoting a revisionist view of the country's past. Will they succeed?

Ethiopian Blogger and Activist Sentenced to Five Years and Four Months

Advox

Ethiopia's state prosecutor conflated digital security training with terrorism. A local judge agreed.

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