Saudi Arabia: Imprisoned Blogger Raif Badawi May Face Death Penalty
PEN is calling for Badawi’s current conviction to be overturned, for his sentence of flogging to be halted immediately, and for him not to be retried for apostasy
Where Assassins are Emboldened and Thoughts are Imprisoned
The ghastly murder of blogger Avijit Roy in Dhaka reveals just how dangerous it has become for writers to express themselves freely in Bangladesh. An essay by Salil Tripathi.
Watch: After Charlie - What’s Next for Art, Satire, and Censorship?
The massacre at Charlie Hebdo in January 2015 brought urgent questions about censorship, satire, offense, and artistic responsibility to the forefront.
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Eskinder Nega, a journalist and dissident blogger based in Addis Ababa...
Lawyer and journalist Nasrin Sotoudeh was serving a six-year sentence i...