The jailed artist was praised for his activism against censorship and authoritarianism in Cuba.
Freedom of speech and creativity continued to face acute threats in 2019, but artists and curators continue to be at the forefront of the dangerous but necessary work of driving social change.
Mark Zuckerberg, when your platform has the ability to sway entire national elections, it’s time to take a stand.
The poem, titled “Resist, my people, resist them,” landed the poet in trouble with Israeli authorities.
NEW DELHI — On October 27 the Indian news site Scroll published a letter signed by over 300 artists that expresses support for the more than 40 writers who have returned their state awards over the past month as a form of protest against the increasingly intolerant environment in India for minorities and cultural producers.
There have been 237 confirmed violations against artistic freedom around the world in 2014, according to a new report by FreeMuse.