smexadmin • 19 Aug 2016

The New Tasharuk Is Live!

With many tools emerging everyday, resource-strapped organizations and activists are finding it challenging to make use of them all, in…

  • Lebanon
  • Resources
  • Smex
smexadmin • 13 Jul 2016

Digital Citizen 4.5

Feature image via U.S army: Iraqi school students, Basra University. SPOTLIGHT ON INTERNET SHUTDOWNS In early June, Algeria’s Baccalaureate exams…

  • Digital Rights
  • Internet Shutdowns
  • MENA region
smexadmin • 09 Jun 2016

“Net-Wasel” Digital Rights Podcasts

Feature image via Podcasting” by Nicolas Solop CC BY 2.0. SMEX is pleased to announce the launch of its Arabic-language…

  • Digital Rights
  • Lebanon
  • MENA region
smexadmin • 01 Dec 2015

Citoyen Numérique 4.0

Digital Citizen, ou le Citoyen Numérique, est une revue bimensuelle sur l’actualité, les politiques et les recherches sur les droits…

  • Citoyen Numérique
  • Ministry Of Telecommunications
  • Réfugiés
smexadmin • 24 Nov 2015

New Site Tracks Global Online Censorship by Social Media Platforms

As it happens, governments, like Lebanon’s, are not the only ones censoring online expression. Internet companies, including Facebook, Twitter, and…

  • Censorship
  • Lebanon
  • Resources
smexadmin • 18 Nov 2015

After Blasts That Killed 43 People, Lebanon Asks: ‘What About Us?’

Feature image via Twitter @zahri_abbas: The Beirut blasts, claimed by ISIS, killed 43 people. After the deadly Beirut blasts, friends…

  • Beirut Blast
  • Burj Al-Brajneh
  • Facebook
smexadmin • 16 Nov 2015

How to add a flag to your Facebook profile picture?

If you’ve been active on social media in the past four days, you probably know about the tragedies that have…

  • Facebook
  • Flag
  • Profile Picture