Vietnam Free Expression Newsletter No. 43/2017 – Week of December 18-24

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Greetings from The 88 Project! We are bringing you news, analysis, and actions regarding human rights and civil society in Vietnam during the week of December 18-24. Five activists were sentenced to between three and five years in prison each under Article Read More …

Vietnam Free Expression Newsletter No. 42/2017 – Week of December 11-17

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Greetings from The 88 Project! We are bringing you news, analysis, and actions regarding human rights and civil society in Vietnam during the week of December 11-17. Lawyer Ha Huy Son reports that his clients Vu Quang Thuan, Nguyen Van Dien, and Read More …

Vietnam Free Expression Newsletter No. 41/2017 – Week of December 4-10

Tran Thi Nga at her trial on July 25, 2017. Source Vietnamnet- VOICE VIETNAM - tran-thi-nga-at-trial-july-2017

Greetings from The 88 Project! We are bringing you news, analysis, and actions regarding human rights and civil society in Vietnam during the week of December 4-10. We think of all political prisoners and activists at risk today as December 10 is Read More …

Vietnam Free Expression Newsletter No. 40/2017 – Week of November 27-December 3

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Greetings from The 88 Project! We are bringing you news, analysis, and actions regarding human rights and civil society in Vietnam during the week of November 27-December 3. On November 27, journalist Nguyen Van Hoa, who covered the Formosa environmental disaster, was Read More …

Vietnamese Blogger Gets 7 Years in Jail for Reporting on Toxic Spill – The New York Times

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Nguyen Van Hoa at his trial in Ha Tinh, Vietnam, on Monday. He was convicted of spreading anti-state propaganda for producing videos and writing about protests over an environmental disaster. Credit Cong Tuong/Vietnam News Agency, via Associated Press BANGKOK — Read More …

Vietnam Free Expression Newsletter No. 39/2017 – Week of November 20-26

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Greetings! The 88 Project was founded five years ago, on November 24, 2012. Please read our Letter of appeal and support us in our work. Onto the news, analysis, and actions regarding human rights and civil society in Vietnam during the week of November 20-26. Mother Read More …