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Vietnam Free Expression Newsletter No. 36/2019 – Week of September 2-8

Featured Image: Political prisoner Doan Thi Hong at a demonstration. Photo source: Facebook Nguyen Thuy Hanh Greetings from The 88 Project! We are bringing you news, analysis, and actions regarding human rights and civil society in Vietnam during the week of September 2-8. Political prisoner Ngo Van Dung was able to meet with his daughter for the […]

Amnesty International Australia Petition for Tran Thi Nga

Take action with Amnesty International Australia for Tran Thi Nga. She is a land and labor rights activist sentenced to nine years in prison. She is the mother of two young children and has endured difficult conditions in prison, including from her own cellmate. Sign the petition calling for her immediate release.

Vietnam Free Expression Newsletter No. 33/2019 – Week of August 12-18

Featured Image: Political prisoner Ho Duc Hoa Greetings from The 88 Project! We are bringing you news, analysis, and actions regarding human rights and civil society in Vietnam during the week of August 12-18. Political prisoners Ho Duc Hoa, Tran Hoang Phuc, and Vuong Van Tha are suffering from difficult conditions in prison, including prolonged, […]

Vietnam Human Rights Report, January – June 2019: Crackdown on Facebook Users, Civil Society Groups, and Public Protesters Continues

Featured Image: Provisions of the 2015 Criminal Code Used Against Activists by Level of Authority in 2019 The crackdown on Vietnamese civil society activists that escalated in 2018 continues into 2019, as evidenced by 16 arrests in the first half of the year and harassment incidents against at least 33 activists.  Dang Ngoc Tan and […]

Vietnam Free Expression Newsletter No. 30/2019 – Week of July 22-28

Featured Image: Political prisoner Chau Van Kham, Source: Viet Tan. Greetings from The 88 Project! We are bringing you news, analysis, and actions regarding human rights and civil society in Vietnam during the week of July 22-28. Australian national and Viet Tan member Chau Van Kham remains behind bars over six months after his arrest; authorities […]