DRC Government Clashes with Catholic Protestors

After Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) President Joseph Kabila failed to step down when his second term ended in December 2016, protests spread quickly through the country. State security forces killed forty anti-Kabila protestors and arrested 460 others after the…

Singapore Silencing Activists and Bloggers

In the past year, Singapore has increased its restrictions on activists and bloggers, leading to more harassment of both groups. According to the World Report 2017, Executive Director of Human Rights Watch, Kenneth Roth, said that authoritarian populists look at…