Stories about Middle East & North Africa from August, 2015
Telegram has been complying with the Iranian government to block features, a cause for privacy concerns on a platform that boasts secure communication.
Digital Citizen is a biweekly review of news, policy, and research on human rights and technology in the Arab World.
With over 100,000 subscribers, Filtershekanha serves as a compelling case study in how Iranians evade internet censorship.
Despite the PM's reassurance that "people can talk or write whatever they like," authorities have been cracking down on speech.
To what extent, should conspiracy theories enjoy free speech protections? Three members of the Global Voices community share their thoughts.
Pro-Kurdish and leftist media sites are among the 96 websites most recently blocked by Turkish authorities.
Iran's Press Supervisory have closed down 9 Dey, a hardline newspaper that has published dissenting views to the nuclear deal signed between Iran and the P5+1 countries, signed in Vienna on...