Severe Facebook cyber harassment brings anguish to women advocates

Severe Facebook cyber harassment brings anguish to women advocates

Ruth Jacobs – WNN Features (WNN) London, England, UNITED KINGDOM, WESTERN EUROPE: A recent interview by women’s advocate and stop-human-trafficking activist Ruth Jacobs  with author Trista Hendren brings a controversial subject to the public. Cyber-harassment is a growing phenomenon online and one that numerous women, teenagers and children face daily. Has Facebook been ignoring human […]

International coalitions continue to work toward artistic freedom

International coalitions continue to work toward artistic freedom

WNN GlobalARTS (WNN/Culture360) Copenhagen, DENMARK, WESTERN EUROPE: There are even less organizations dedicated to protecting and defending the basic rights of the artists themselves. Founded in 1921, PEN International is the oldest organization devoted to freedom of artistic expression for writers. PEN’s Writers in Prison Committee was established in 1960 to raise awareness of increasing […]

Amid public outcry India’s government questions women’s Facebook postings

Amid public outcry India’s government questions women’s Facebook postings

WNN Breaking (WNN/VOA) New Delhi, INDIA: In India, a controversial law governing offensive material posted online will be reviewed following an outcry over its misuse. The move follows the recent arrest of two young women in connection with what many call an innocuous Facebook post. Hearing a petition against Section 66A of the Information Technology […]