Full story - May 26, 2016
Syrian-Galician journalist and activist Leila Nachawati Rego.
"My novel is a homage to those anonymous people who every day live, love, resist and struggle for their country, for a better society, even if the odds are against them."
Full story - May 20, 2016
Women forced to walk nude through the streets en route to a police station. “Activists” captured them for practicing prostitution.
Asked why his men forced the women to walk the streets naked, Datsik sarcastically told the news website Fontanka, “The country should know its heroes.”
Full story - May 05, 2016
South Sudan journalist
Five newspapers have been forced to close over the past year.
Full story - April 08, 2016
Bangladesh Bloggers
With six writers killed, the government, the judiciary and police forces have taken no significant measures to deter extremists from targeting bloggers and publishers.
Full story - April 01, 2016
Flying Spaghetti Monster
The church’s founder promised that Pastafarians aren’t out to “troll” Russia’s traditional religions.
Full story - March 28, 2016
crowd of protesters with umbrellas and signs
Catch up: A former president was being investigated for graft. Then he was made chief-of-staff by the current president — and now she's under investigation too.
Full story - March 16, 2016
Aboriginal women from the remote Central Australian community of Ampilatwatja performing at a public ceremony in 2010 to protest against the Northern Territory intervention.
"Facebook saw these topless women as 'indecent' and in violation of their no nudity clause. On hearing this, I was outraged that Arrernte woman undertaking ceremony could ever be seen in this way."
Full story - March 07, 2016
Children Versus Wizards
“Children Versus Wizards" takes place in a world overcome by dark magic and NATO, where Russia alone resists the tide of Western evil.
Full story - March 01, 2016
Crimean Tatar singer Susana Jamaladinova, known as Jamala, performs during the Ukrainian national qualification for the Eurovision Song Contest outside Kiev, Ukraine, February 21, 2016.
Crimea in 2016 looks eerily like Crimea in 1944 for many Crimean Tatars.
Full story - February 19, 2016
Nicolás Maduro
Facebook arrived in Venezuela in 2007, but it wasn't until this year that one of its most famous citizens became a user.

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