Stories about Protest from July, 2020
Last year, the Liberian government disrupted social media access to prevent live protest coverage and the mobilization of protesters, shutting down freedom of expression and the right to access information.
In wake of Black Lives Matter protests, the company IBM has announced its withdrawal from the facial recognition software market
The arrest of two prominent figures in Zimbabwe signal new levels of crisis in governance as the nation heads toward unprecedented economic decline and social unrest amid COVID-19 corruption.
The cost-prohibitive surcharge will make it harder for everyday Liberians to get online, limiting digital access at the height of a pandemic when citizens need reliable information more than ever.
Local demand for circumvention tools is surging amid fears that a China-style "Great Firewall" is in the offing.