Free Expression Daily Digest: Wednesday, October 12
Facebook deleted a parody account in Brazil, Iran temporarily releases hunger-striking journalist, South Sudanese journalist abducted, and more. More
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PEN America joined with @pressfreedom and 19 other partner organizations to express concern regarding the implications for press freedom of the Department of Justice’s case against Julian Assange, and calling for charges to be dropped. https://pen.org/julian-assange-letter/
Author Laurie @halseanderson joins @KALW to discuss the conservative groups & dark money behind the movement to ban books—and what it will take to push back against the nationwide effort to censor topics in our classrooms. #StudentsRights #FreeTheBooks https://www.kalw.org/show/your-call/2022-12-06/the-conservative-groups-dark-money-behind-the-movement-to-ban-books
Proud to publish a letter by @pen_belarus member and Nobel Peace Prize winner Ales Bialiatski.
Read and take action to #FreeAlesBialiatski and all those unjustly imprisoned in #Belarus