Posts Tagged ‘ activists ’

Protesters Face New Harsh Penalties All Across America

August 24, 2018
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Protesters Face New Harsh Penalties All Across America

Legislation around the country is being introduced and passed to turn the people’s right to protest into domestic terrorism. Following the massive protest at Standing Rock, North Dakota, legislators helped pen new laws that would drastically increase the penalty for trespassing, damage to property, and conspiracy to commit those crimes at pipeline sites. One such…

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Nominate a Champion of Free Expression!

July 23, 2018
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Nominate a Champion of Free Expression!

Index on Censorship is now accepting nominations for their prestigious 2019 Freedom of Expression Awards Fellowship. Fellows receive 12 months of coaching, capacity building, and strategic support to help them reach their goals. Though these fellowships, Index on Censorship fosters the critical growth of people and organizations around the world that are fighting on the…

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