The unrest is unlikely to become a “Turkish Spring,” but it is testing democracy in Turkey.
A blogger critical of fundamentalist religious beliefs was stabbed to death in Dhaka Monday, the second such killing in the South Asian nation in a month. The incident highlights the frequency of attacks on free expression in Bangladesh and around the globe.
While addressing her fellow students at their graduation ceremony, a high school student in the Philippines hinted at injustice in the school’s grading system, prompting faculty members to stop her mid-speech.
Ross Ulbricht was found to be behind the Silk Road online black market in a trial that explored how the government tracks people and who is responsible for what online.