On August 21, 2019, Indonesia ordered internet services to be temporarily blocked in Papua before partially lifting it on September 5, 2019. This incident followed similar internet shutdowns in Rakhine… Continue reading "What is the (Real) Point of an Internet Shutdown?"
The Ministry of Communication and Information Technology of the Republic of Indonesia on Wednesday (21/8) night send a shocking press release. “The Ministry of Communication and Information Technology of the… Continue reading "#KeepItOn in Papua and West Papua!"
An Indonesian Journalist Dandhy Dwi Laksono Was Reported to The Police After Comparing Former President With Aung San Suu Kyi
A senior journalist Dandhy Dwi Laksono was reported to the Police Cyber Crime Unit for allegedly committing online defamation in a Facebook post. On his post title “Suu Kyi and… Continue reading "An Indonesian Journalist Dandhy Dwi Laksono Was Reported to The Police After Comparing Former President With Aung San Suu Kyi"
Southeast Asia Freedom of Expression Network (SAFENET) – a network of freedom of expression volunteers in Southeast Asia – urges the Indonesian Government to be wary of a persecution action… Continue reading "SAFEnet: ‘Ahok Effect’ Persecution Undermines Freedom of Expression"