Hanoi government must stop attacks against Vietnam’s Facebook community

(Viet Tan) In a heavily-censored and closed media environment such as Vietnam’s, Facebook has become a vital platform for Vietnamese civil society. Many Vietnamese use Facebook to share information and participate in uncensored debate. Citizen journalists are able to communicate with an audience in the millions. Community groups on Facebook represent a form of freedom of association and freedom of (...)



Vietnam Abusing Facebook Reporting Tools To Stifle Dissent

(Tech Dirt) It’s funny how strong-arming governments, theoretically able to bypass the red-tape that makes (...) (11/08/2014)

 

Vietnam Blocks Dissident Facebook Pages Through Fake Abuse Reports

(Radio Free Asia) Authorities in Vietnam are moving to cripple the online voices of dissidents by blasting a (...) (22/07/2014)

 

Vietnamese Government ‘Opinion Shapers’ Target Activist Facebook Pages

(Duy Hoang) In recent weeks, well-known Vietnamese activists have found themselves suddenly unable to log (...) (18/07/2014)


Vietnam Today

Vietnam Today

US Senate Issues Bipartisan Resolution Condemning Chinese ADIZ

(The Diplomat) - What do U.S. legislators think about China’s recent moves in the East and South China Seas? Well, we got a pretty good idea last Thursday when the U.S. Senate passed a bipartisan resolution in essence condemning China’s actions and ambitions in (...)


Press Releases

Press Releases

Group of human rights organizations hosts Vietnam UPR side event at the Palais des Nations

(International Human Rights Organizations ) - GENEVA - In advance of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam’s Universal Periodic Review, a group of Vietnamese and international human rights organizations will host a side event on February 4, 2014 at the Palais Des Nations to shine a spotlight on the most egregious human rights abuses in Vietnam (...)


Articles & Speeches

Articles & Speeches

A Referendum on Vietnam’s Constitution or the Communist Party?

(Viet Tan) - The Vietnamese Communist Party has a lot riding on its project to renew the country’s constitution. Beset by political and economic stagnation, the communist leadership launched a constitution revision process in January 2013 as a means to shore up popular support and increase the state’s (...)


Guest Forum

Guest Forum

Time for the US to Get Tough on Vietnam

(Khanh Vu Duc) - The United States’ engagement with Vietnam is, in large part, a failure. Hanoi continues to ply benefits from the US while offering little in return. It is time for the US to demand what kind of relationship Hanoi is seeking with (...)


Viet Tan in the News

Viet Tan in the News

Vietnam: Release of woman labour rights activist positive but scores remain behind bars

(Amnesty International) - The early release of Do Thi Minh Hanh, a woman labour activist and prisoner of conscience, in Viet Nam is a positive step but authorities must now follow up and release the scores of other peaceful activists still behind bars, Amnesty International (...)


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