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Here's Why Blogger Raif Badawi Deserves the Nobel Peace Prize

Ali A. Rizvi | Posted 09.09.2015 | World
Ali A. Rizvi

This year, it is Raif Badawi -- jailed, publicly lashed, and fined for standing up to the Saudi monarchy -- who is nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize, alongside his also-imprisoned lawyer and brother-in-law Waleed Abulkhair.

Emran Hossain

Bangladeshi Bloggers Face Constant Death Threats Since Arrest | Emran Hossain | Posted 05.18.2013 | World

WASHINGTON -- Even though Rasel Parvez is out of prison, he isn't out of danger. "They have pushed my life to a state in which I cannot walk free. ...

Emran Hossain

Bangladesh Arrests 'Atheist Bloggers' | Emran Hossain | Posted 04.03.2013 | World

WASHINGTON -- The Bangladeshi government is cracking down on bloggers critical of its pro-Islamist stance, arresting four of these writers in the capi...