· October, 2009

Stories about Activism from October, 2009

28 October 2009

Azerbaijan: Video blogger trial postponed… again

In what many consider to be a politically motivated trial to stifle dissent in Azerbaijan, video blogging youth activists Adnan Hajizade and Emin Milli once again appeared in court today....

27 October 2009

Tunisia: Prominent Activist Arrested For Environmental Video Report Published Online

On October 20th, 2009, Zouhaïer Makhlouf, a Tunisia Human rights activist and correspondent of Assabil Online website has been arrested for publishing a video report online about the environmental pollution...

17 October 2009

Anonymous Blogging with WordPress and Tor guide in Persian

The Anonymous Blogging with Wordpress and Tor guide is now available in Persian thanks to this translation by an Iranian blogger and friend who wants to remain anonymous. The guide...

16 October 2009

Egypt: Security beats Blogger badly

Today, Friday 16th October, the Egyptian blogger Demagh Mak and his brother had been stopped for “ID check” in Tanta (Egyptian Province) by a police officer named Mohamed El-Dahrawy. For...

15 October 2009

China’s Internet: Two Media Declarations

As if to complement one another, two like-minded media declarations were posted on the internet only two days apart from each other, one on Oct. 8 by a group of...

7 October 2009

Anonymous Blogging with WordPress and Tor guide in Italian

The Anonymous Blogging with Wordpress and Tor guide is now available in Italian thanks to this translation by Jan Reister from Nazione Indiana blog. The guide outlines several methods of...

3 October 2009

Iran: new and innovative ways to get heard loudly

Let's see how people in Iran are using media to make their voices heard when all media outlets have been subjected to government pressure and censorship. After the suppositious election...