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Tractors to Twitter: India’s protesting farmers battle on highway, online

Farmers have paralyzed some traffic in and out of New Delhi, protesting recent agriculture laws

Popular Facebook user in Vietnam arrested for ‘anti-state’ posts

Arrest comes as govt steps up crackdown on activists ahead of key party congress in January next year

Pakistani film explores social media’s role in anger over blasphemy

Taking a critical view, or even just questioning the country’s blasphemy law, carries huge risk

Tech giants ‘complicit’ in industrial-scale repression in Vietnam

State-sponsored harassment rampant on Facebook and YouTube, says rights group

Cambodia’s draft cybercrime law panned by rights group

Most recent draft follows earlier versions in 2014 and 2015 that were sharply criticized by civil society and media groups

Hate speech ‘spreading like wildfire’ on social media before Myanmar poll

In Myanmar, the stakes for Facebook are particularly high after previous accusations it helped incite genocide

Widespread hate speech: Anti-migrant sentiment fanned on Facebook in Malaysia

Surge of anti-Rohingya comments on the social media platform shows how xenophobic speech persists in the country

Finding God in the digital age

Searching for God in the digital age does not all lead in the right direction nor provide the necessary nourishment for one’s faith life

Facebook shares data on Myanmar with United Nations investigators

Myanmar is facing charges of genocide over a 2017 military crackdown on the Rohingya

UN investigator says Facebook has not shared ‘evidence’ of Myanmar crime

Facebook played a key role in spreading hate speech that fueled violence against Rohingya, UN investigators says

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