Stories from 1 March 2018
The Advox Netizen Report offers an international snapshot of challenges, victories, and emerging trends in internet rights around the world.
Did the Macedonian Orthodox Church Really Start a ‘Crusade’ Against a UNESCO-Protected World-Heritage Custom?
An attempt to preach against UNESCO-protected wearing traditional white and red good luck charms by the Macedonian Orthodox Church seems to have backfired.
Russian Authorities Are Trying Really Hard to Boost Turnout in the Upcoming Election, Good Taste Be Damned
"There's no doubt about the importance they’re attaching to the turnout...The money poured into this campaign is being squandered, because these campaign ads are cooked up by amateurs, not professionals."
"Today, Guinean bloggers are indispensable actors in the construction of a new and democratic Guinea."
The competitions last for weeks, with each pigeon getting his or her own day to fly.