PEN Protects Your Writing in the Cloud by Joining Coalition for ECPA Reform
BY Deji Olukotun
The U.S. government thinks it can read your writing in the cloud without a warrant. You can help us stop them.
Liu Xia: To Feel a Life in This Prison
BY Sarah Hoffman
PEN is increasingly concerned about the health and well-being of Liu Xia, who has been held under extralegal house arrest for more than three years. Read new translations of her poetry to ensure...
The Rise of Digital Repression: a PEN Interactive Report
A new study shows that digital freedom cases now comprise 49% of PEN’s caseload. As of June 2013, 92 writers were in prison for their use of digital media, and another 51 on trial.
Live Stream: They're Watching Us: So What?
Is the same surveillance that is meant to protect us from danger also harming us? Are the NSA programs Edward Snowden has revealed inhibiting the way we think, speak, create, and interact? And...
On Third Attempt, PEN Member Ilija Trojanow Permitted into U.S.
Vocal Critic of NSA in New York to Speak About Literature and Surveillance NEW YORK—PEN American Center learned today that Bulgarian-German writer and PEN member Ilija Trojanow...
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Eskinder Nega, a journalist and dissident blogger based in Addis Ababa...
Lawyer and journalist Nasrin Sotoudeh is serving a six-year sentence in...