If you’re interested in getting a better geographical understanding of where the protests are happening in Cairo and around Egypt, iRevolution’s Patrick Meier has compiled a series of interesting maps that can be viewed in more detail here.
As autocrats become savvier in using technology to repress dissent, activists are striving to preserve the benefits of digital activism and mitigate the risks.
Environmental activist Evgeniya Chirikova once helped save a forest in Moscow. Now she’s trying to give voice to Russian activists and journalists resisting Putin’s regime.
Facing extreme poverty and a lack of basic services, a movement in Rajasthan is renewing its push for an ambitious law to hold officials accountable.