Philippines: Transport group leader George San Mateo posts bail
December 7, 2017
On 5 December 2017, George San Mateo, Transport leader, posted bail for his case before a Quezon City court in Manila, Philippines.
China: Chinese Activists Warned Off Protests on World AIDS Day
December 5, 2017
On 1 December 2017. Sun Ya, a long-time activist with the Beijing-based Aizhixing health rights group, was warned off for Protests on World AIDS Day.
Thailand: 16 Southern anti-coal fired power plant activists arrested
November 28, 2017
On 27 November 2017. 16 Southern anti-coal fired power plant activists were arrested in Southern Thailand.
Philippines: Hacienda Luisita activist detained after protesters storm RCBC compound
November 20, 2017
On 20 November 2017. Florita Sibayan, activist was detained after protesters storm RCBC compound in Tarlac City, Philippines.
Philippines: ‘In fascist fashion’ | 7 activists arrested before and during Trump visit
November 15, 2017
From 9 November to 12 November 2017. 7 activists were arrested, before and during Trump visit in the provinces of Cebu, Samar, Oriental Mindoro and Metro Manila in Philippines.
On 12 November 2017. Mai Khoi, musician and activist, was evicted from her home after protesting in Hanoi, Vietnam.
Vietnam: Pro-government Thugs Attack Activists after Commemoration of Late Former Vietnamese Anti-communist President
November 8, 2017
On 1 November 2017, activists were attacked by Pro-government Thugs in the former capital city of Saigon, Vietnam.
On 6 November 2017. D Bharati, Dalit woman protester, died of cardiac arrest in a clash with police in Hyderabad, India.
India: If govt can’t protect (me), other intellectuals not safe in country: Kancha Ilaiah Shepherd
November 7, 2017
On 23 September 2017. Mr. Kancha Ilaiah Shepherd, academician and research scholar, faced death threats, abuse and criticism from some members of the Arya Vysa community in Karnataka, India.
India: 38 held at Marina for protesting Gauri Lankesh’s death
November 2, 2017
On 2 October 2017, A group of 38 students and academicians were arrested at Marina Beach when they tried to protest the murder of journalist Gauri Lankesh.