Linh Nguyen

Linh Nguyen

Vietnamese Activists React to Facebook Taking Down “Anti-state” Posts

Vietnamese Activists React to Facebook Taking Down “Anti-state” Posts
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In mid-April, Reuters broke the news that Facebook agreed to censor so-called “anti-state” posts after the Vietnamese government put pressure on the social networking site and took local servers offline, slowing down traffic. Since the news broke, the activist and politically-engaged community in Vietnam has been determined to jump over

Linh Nguyen
Linh Nguyen
Internet Freedom
Vietnam Reports Zero COVID-19 Deaths – Drawing Praise and Scrutiny

Vietnam Reports Zero COVID-19 Deaths – Drawing Praise and Scrutiny
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With the government’s new decree against “fake news,” the official COVID-19 numbers are being questioned Photo credits: Screenshot from Ministry of Health, April 23, 2020While the world death toll due to COVID-19 has topped 190,000 cases and many countries around the world have reported an alarming number of

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Linh Nguyen
News
The 88 Project: Bringing the silent voices of Vietnam to a larger audience

The 88 Project: Bringing the silent voices of Vietnam to a larger audience
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As a Vietnamese overseas student working on her Ph.D. at Indiana University’s School of Law, Huong Nguyen was focused on her academic career but couldn’t stop thinking about the activist community she was involved with in Vietnam. This explains why she frequently reached out to students and

Linh Nguyen
Linh Nguyen
Human Rights