A researcher and columnist whose published works include political commentary on Saudi political, economic, and social issues, Al-Sarhan went missing in October 2021 after writing an article that acknowledged…More
Raissouni is a columnist, documentary filmmaker, and the former editor-in-chief of Akhbar al-Youm, an independent daily newspaper. Detained since 2020, he is serving a 5-year prison sentence for sexual…More
Join us to hear @KARAakter read work from the 2022 Prison Writing Awards at Break Out on Dec 2nd. RSVP here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/break-out-celebrating-the-2022-pen-america-prison-writing-award-winners-tickets-433513068257
Join us, @englishpen, and @frontlineclub this Friday 2nd Dec (7-8:30pm) for IMPRISONED NOT SILENCED, an evening of solidarity for writers at risk. With guests Stella Assange, Ahdaf Soueif, Hannah Komar, Awet Fissehaye, and others. Register: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/imprisoned-not-silenced-an-evening-of-solidarity-with-writers-at-risk-tickets-475217788197?utm-campaign=social&utm-content=attendeeshare&utm-medium=discovery&utm-term=listing&utm-source=cp&aff=escb #writersatrisk
Zimbabwean journalist @daddyhope tweeted that it would be "a major disaster especially in Africa where State sponsored Ghost accounts were suspended for endangering human rights activists & journalists!"