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Advox · January, 2016

Advox is a project of Global Voices Online. We report on threats to online speech, share tactics for defending the work and words of netizens, and support efforts to improve Internet policy and practice worldwide.

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Latest posts by Advox from January, 2016

27 January 2016

Netizen Report: Change is on the Horizon for Iran. But Let’s Not Forget Human Rights.

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Protesters in Poland say no to unchecked surveillance, Kuwait tightens laws on critical speech, and an exiled Bangladeshi blogger tells his story.

26 January 2016

[TIMELINE] Morocco: Political Repression in the Era of Social Media

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Since the mid-2000s, investigative journalists and citizens engaged in political activism online have become regular targets of the Moroccan government. Learn more with this timeline.

25 January 2016

#Justice4Morocco: 7 Defenders of Free Expression Face Trial

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Since the mid-2000s, the regime of King Mohammed VI has systematically targeted and persecuted Moroccan citizens working to hold their government accountable to its people.

20 January 2016

Netizen Report: Egyptian Activists and Authorities Brace for January 25 Protests

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Egyptian activists confront rising tensions approaching the 5th anniversary of the 2011 revolution, Morocco is blocking VoIP apps and China unveils a new assault on circumvention tools.

13 January 2016

Netizen Report: Keeping the Spotlight on Syria’s Independent Media

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As protests continue in Ethiopia, Bahrain is contracting for new Internet filtering tools. Meanwhile, another Ecuadorean politician faces jail time for critical tweeting.

8 January 2016

Netizen Report: Facebook’s ‘Free Basics’ App is Under Fire in India, Offline in Egypt

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Netizen Report offers an international snapshot of challenges, victories, and emerging trends in Internet rights around the world.

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