Our online compatriot jailed in Vietnam

Our online compatriot jailed in Vietnam
: A journalist in Vietnam has been sentenced to seven years in prison for what he wrote online (Human Rights Watch letter here).

China, Iran, Vietnam — the list of countries jailing people for what they write on the Internet is, tragically, growing.

  • exactly what I have been writing about; the unlimited free speech of blog

  • Jeremy

    But that’s nothing to what the Dixie Chix have been through. Or Susan Sarandon.

  • thanh nguyen

    Where is Arundhati Roy to protect free speech and the rights to dissent for the truly oppressed when we need her?