Tag Archives: blogger

Index Index – International free speech roundup 16/01/13

A Bangladeshi blogger is in critical condition after being stabbed by three unknown attackers on 14 January in Dhaka, the country’s capital. Asif Mohiuddin, 29, is the author of a blog about atheism widely read in Bangladesh. His posts often satirise religion, with one post referring to god as “almighty only in name but impotent in reality.” […]

Nine-year-old school dinner blogger gagged

UPDATE 1.35pm : Argyll & Bute Council have lifted the ban on Martha Payne’s school dinner photography. Photographs included in the blog of a primary school student’s school dinners have been banned by her local council. Martha Payne, from Argyll in Scotland, started her blog Never Seconds, “one primary school pupil’s daily dose of school […]

Palestine’s ‘Atheist blogger’ behind bars

Ashraf Khalil: Palestine’s ‘Atheist blogger’ behind bars

Blogger’s conviction marks new low for Peru’s online freedom

Angel Garcia Catala: Blogger’s conviction marks new low for Peru’s online freedom

WordPress buckles under legal pressure

Emily Butselaar: Wordpress buckles under legal threat

Iran: bloggers have the edge in cyberspace

Young Iranians command of the Internet has made this a very different kind of movement