By seeking to put Brown in prison for linking to publicly-available, factual information, the U.S. government sends an ominous message to journalists who wish to act responsibly by substantiating their reporting… Such tactics are antithetical to a free press and, if ratified, will have far-reaching consequences beyond the limited bounds of Brown’s case.”
One of the side effects of social media has been a rise in various forms of online activism. We typically encounter it in the form of a phrase or slogan—often attached to a hashtag—used as a message to create awareness, share information and organize action around a particular cause or issue. As I write this,…
The group Ancestral Mapuche Resistance (RAM) claimed responsibility for a series of attacks on Neumeyer Mountain Shelter, the Catholic Cathedral and Chile’s Consulate in Río Negro province and urged all Mapuches to join them in the fight “against the real enemy, the invaders, usurpers and destroyers of the (Mapuche) people.”
Thousands of Peruvians marched in at least 11 cities Thursday night to protest against a new law that strips workers between ages 18 and 24 of some labor rights, and some of the demonstrations turned violent.
Yanick Uytterhaegen, un habitant de Steenokkerzeel, en Brabant flamand, a déposé la marque "Je suis Charlie" pour le Benelux. Il entend devenir propriétaire de la marque dans des domaines aussi divers que la photo, le papier, les cartons, les jouets...
"We have a lot of new friends, like the pope, Queen Elizabeth and Putin. It really makes me laugh. Marine Le Pen is delighted when the Islamists start shooting all over the place. We vomit on all these people who suddenly say they are our friends".
Charlie Hebdo sortira mercredi prochain à un million d'exemplaires contre 60.000 normalement. Huit pages contre 16 habituellement. 500.000 euros d'aides ont été débloquées pour l'hebdomadaire satirique victime mercredi d'un attentat qui a fait 12 morts.
In 2015, Latin America's dominant extractive industries will have to deal with lower prices and lower international demand. But with political and economic challenges building, many governments may find themselves unable to f