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Cuba: Writers and artists remain threatened and imprisoned two months after protests

In the two months since historic mass demonstrations swept through Cuba on July 11, drawing national and international attention to the island’s deteriorating sociopolitical conditions, there have been at least 39 documented arrests of artists related to the protests, four of whom were subjected to trial without a jury.

Ecuadorian journalist Virginia Suárez receives death threats

Journalist Virginia Suárez told CPJ via messaging app that she received a threatening message on the Facebook page of the digital outlet she works for she was reporting from a local cemetery.

Election 2021: Where the parties stand on cell phone affordability

Lower cell phone bills are on the agenda for some parties this election. Others? Not so much.