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Why Are Peaceful Human Rights Activists Still Behind Bars in Vietnam?
July 30, 2020

Why Are Peaceful Human Rights Activists Still Behind Bars in Vietnam?

By Kasit Piromya
In the midst of a global pandemic, Vietnamese authorities must immediately and unconditionally release Nguyen Bac Truyen, and other prisoners of conscience like him.

Dong Tam Land Dispute Exposes Vietnam’s Rights and Democracy Challenges
April 15, 2020

Dong Tam Land Dispute Exposes Vietnam’s Rights and Democracy Challenges

By Toan Le
Though the dispute is complex, it reveals the limits of land rights and grassroots democracy in the country.
Another Vietnam Politburo Purge?
January 16, 2020

Another Vietnam Politburo Purge?

By David Hutt
A closer look at one of the storylines developing within Vietnamese politics ahead of next year’s National Congress.

Vietnam’s Deadly Land Clash Leaves Questions Unanswered
January 15, 2020

Vietnam’s Deadly Land Clash Leaves Questions Unanswered

By Duy Hoang
The recent violent land dispute spotlights serious issues that remain to be addressed.

American Sentenced to 12 Years in Prisons for Allegedly Plotting to Overthrow Vietnam’s Government
June 26, 2019

American Sentenced to 12 Years in Prisons for Allegedly Plotting to Overthrow Vietnam’s Government

By Associated Press
Supporters say Michael Nguyen is a victim of Vietnam’s hypersensitivity toward any dissent.

Will Vietnam Follow China’s Model for Digital Dictatorship?
June 22, 2019

Will Vietnam Follow China’s Model for Digital Dictatorship?

By Trien Vinh Le
The US-China trade war may make Hanoi rethink its interest in promoting technology for both economic growth and political control.

What Lies Ahead for Vietnam’s New Cyber Law in 2019?
January 03, 2019

What Lies Ahead for Vietnam’s New Cyber Law in 2019?

By Prashanth Parameswaran
The coming into effect of the controversial legislation once again placed scrutiny on the government’s efforts in the cyber realm.
One Year After Mother Mushroom’s Imprisonment, Signs of Hope in Vietnam
June 29, 2018

One Year After Mother Mushroom’s Imprisonment, Signs of Hope in Vietnam

By Prachi Vidwans and Joy Park
Despite rising repression, the democratic awakening of the Vietnamese people continues.

Repression Rising in Vietnam
June 22, 2018

Repression Rising in Vietnam

By David Hutt
The ruling party continues to adopt a tougher approach to dissent internally even in cases involving its important external partners.

Vietnam's Quiet Human Rights Crisis
April 17, 2017

Vietnam's Quiet Human Rights Crisis

By Bennett Murray
A dearth of coverage, competing global interests, and an omnipresent police state render violations largely unnoticed.

Will the Environment Be the Vietnam Government’s Downfall?
March 22, 2017

Will the Environment Be the Vietnam Government’s Downfall?

By David Hutt
Environmental protests are proving a tough challenge for the communist regime.
Vietnam's Growing Protest Culture
August 12, 2016

Vietnam's Growing Protest Culture

By Arthur Beaufort
Vietnam's population is increasingly vocal about economic, political, and social issues, to the government's dismay.

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