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About Ciana-Marie Pegus

Ciana-marie Pegus is research officer of CIVICUS.

Articles by Ciana-Marie Pegus

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Rosemary Bechler is a mainsite editor of openDemocracy

Constitutional conventions: best practice

Twenty-first century protest: social media and surveillance

The internet is a two-edged sword—a vehicle for mass surveillance on the one hand and the organisation of civil-society protest on the other.

Hungary: a draconian media law

New restrictions on Hungarian media threaten to undermine freedom of expression, the lifeblood of democracy. Fears abound that the legislative clampdown marks an acceleration in Orbán’s slide towards authoritarianism.

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