How to sell a product called democracy

Photo credit:What would it take to get more Americans to buy into our democracy? REUTERS/Jim Young via The Conversation. Marketing – something I know quite a bit about – and democracy are closely connected. Exploring this connection could help us improve not only our country’s electoral and government system, but also the lives of many…

Why Did Facebook Remove a Post Criticizing Singapore Police?

Teo Soh Lung (left) and Roy Ngerng, another activist who has been investigated for political activities. Photos from International Service for Human Rights and The Heart Truths (Roy’s blog). Written by Mong Palatino for Global Voices. When Singaporean police interrogated political activist and civil rights lawyer Teo Soh Lung, and searched her apartment and electronic…