Archivi tag: citizen

More voices call for the release of Zhang Zhan, a citizen journalist who could die in a mainland Chinese prison

Zhang's brother fears that she may not survive the winter Originally published on Global Voices A screenshot from Zhang Zhan's YouTube channel. For months, international human rights groups have been urging China to release jailed citizen journalist Zhang Zhan. The US government joined the call on November 9 as Zhang's health is deteriorating, and she… Leggi tutto »

In Turkey, a citizen sentenced to prison for insulting the president

Tekiner faces twenty months in jail for insulting the president Originally published on Global Voices “jail” by khalid Albaih is licensed under CC BY 2.0 In 2016, German newspaper Bild published an article, titled “Dictator Erdoğan: Where does it all end?” criticizing Erdoğan's increasing authoritarianism. The story was translated into Turkish and shared across several local… Leggi tutto »

Il sito d’informazione di Singapore The Online Citizen è stato chiuso dopo la sospensione della licenza da parte del governo

Una richiesta di riesame è stata inviata riguardo alla sospensione L'Online Citizen ha chiuso il 14 settembre. Fonte: Facebook Il portale d'informazione singaporiano The Online Citizen (TOC) [en, come tutti i link successivi, salvo diversa indicazione] ha chiuso temporaneamente il suo sito e gli account sui social media, dopo che la sua licenza è stata sospesa… Leggi tutto »

DeFoe, Daniel – A Journal of the Plague Year, written by a citizen who continued all the while in London

EText-No. 376 Title: A Journal of the Plague Year, written by a citizen who continued all the while in London Author: Defoe, Daniel, 1661-1731 Language: English Link: 3/7/376/376-h/376-h.htm EText-No. 376 Title: A Journal of the Plague Year, written by a citizen who continued all the while in London Author: Defoe, Daniel, 1661-1731 Language: English Link: 3/7/376/376.txt EText-No. 376 Title: A Journal of the Plague Year, written by… Leggi tutto »