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It’s not what the Hong Kong protesters are saying: It’s how they’re saying it

Guest post by John Sinden. The original interview was featured on American University’s SIS International Relations Online. Many parallels can be drawn between the 2014 Hong Kong student protests and the Tiananmen Square protests of 1989.  Both protests demand higher political participation, both

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Posted in Asia, Innovation

The Last Frontier: Regulating Independent Media Online

Russian dissidents have used the Internet to organize protests and to speak out against corrupt officials and unjust practices. Putin has termed the Internet a “CIA project” and recognizes the power it gives to his opponents. The Kremlin is taking

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Posted in Europe and Eurasia, Sustainability