This 22-year old videographer, Nguyen Van Hoa, was sentenced to 7 years prison for “anti-state propaganda” by Vietnamese authorities. He was actually reporting on the Formosa environmental crisis and cover… Continue reading "Vietnamese Videographer Gets 7 Years in Jail for Reporting on Toxic Spill in Formosa"
Category: Rights To Express
The UN has concluded that the detention of two lèse majesté convicts each of whom received more than two decades of jail term was done arbitrarily. The Thai Lawyers for… Continue reading "United Nations: Detention of 2 lèse majesté Convicts in Thailand Was Done Arbitrary"
Artist/Activist Seelan Palay presented a performance on Sunday afternoon at Hong Lim Park, “32 Years: The Interrogation of a Mirror” in commemoration of the 32 years of detention without trial… Continue reading "Singapore Activist Arrested After Performing Commemoration of 32 Years Detention of Chia Thye Poh"
An Indonesian Journalist Dandhy Dwi Laksono Was Reported to The Police After Comparing Former President With Aung San Suu Kyi
A senior journalist Dandhy Dwi Laksono was reported to the Police Cyber Crime Unit for allegedly committing online defamation in a Facebook post. On his post title “Suu Kyi and… Continue reading "An Indonesian Journalist Dandhy Dwi Laksono Was Reported to The Police After Comparing Former President With Aung San Suu Kyi"