Stories about Activism

Access the Unfreedom Monitor database

  14 July 2022

The Unfreedom Monitor is an Advox initiative to deepen our understanding of the relationship between technology and authoritarian power. In the first phase of this project, researchers working in 11 countries and four key themes conducted analysis of incidents, narratives, and media items, to explain acts of digital authoritarianism and...

News that’s fit to print

  3 May 2022

On World Press Freedom Day 2022, the spotlight is on the media’s important role as defenders of information integrity, especially in times of crisis.

Russia’s cyberwarfare remains limited, while Ukraine is crowdsourcing its own

  8 March 2022

Since 2008, Russia has been lauded as a cyber superpower. In the past, Russian cyber attacks have taken out electric grids, hacked elections, bankrupted corporations, and disabled military infrastructure. Nations across the world have been bracing for increased levels of cyberattacks, fearing that Russia will retaliate against sanctions by infiltrating global...

About our Activism coverage

Stories about activist campaigns or the work of activism – strategy, tactics, actions, outcomes – whether digital, analogue, or some combination