Stories from 8 May 2017
RuNet Echo translates an article by Oleg Kashin about the messaging app Telegram, focusing on the rise of “channels” dedicated specifically to spreading anonymous political rumors.
The scheme comes in the wake of news about a major mudslingling campaign that the Kremlin was reportedly planning against Navalny.
"I know that one day, this harsh and uneven road will be paved for teachers and the suffering you endured will be a badge of honour..."
Sami Ben Gharbia is a significant figure in independent media and digital human rights activism in Tunisia and the Arab region.
"...it's not about laziness, but about human dignity if wages for work do not cover the basic costs of the workforce"