Archive for the ‘March 18’ Category

March 18 Movement presentation at the TH!NK3 event

Tuesday, April 6th, 2010

Brief presentation of the March 18 Movement by its co-founder at the TH!NK3 launch event in Brussels, 23 March 2010.

Posters by Zina Saunders for OR318

Monday, April 5th, 2010

Hey everyone, Zina Saunders, a NYC-based artist has brilliantly created two posters for the March 18 Movement. Let us know what you think!
You can fine more of her artwork on her blog here.
Follow her on Twitter: @ZinaSaunders

Guest Post: The Power (or lack thereof) of Free Speech

Sunday, March 14th, 2010

“Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don’t matter and those who matter don’t mind.” – Dr. Seuss
After three years of being a regular blogger, I was flabbergasted when I received a comment…

Guest Post: Libertas Supra Omnia

Thursday, March 4th, 2010

Freedom of expression.
A term that weighs different on the scales of every individual. Be it invisible fetters that hold back tears, or physical restraints that gag your right to scream. Be it the dread of a tyrant’s wrath, or…

Organize an OR318 event in your city!

Sunday, February 28th, 2010

On March 18th, we hope to be holding events in as many cities as possible, to show how many people around the world are uniting for free speech. We hope that you will also help us honor all bloggers like…

March 18 in Dubai, UAE

Friday, February 26th, 2010

This is cross-posted from my blog:
Protests are so passe.
(Plus with the country’s stringent laws on protests, we don’t want to be stepping on anyone’s toes here.)
Everybody deserves the right to freedom of speech so long as it…

March 18 Themed Twitter Background

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2010

We’ve created a nifty little Twitter background for you guys to show your support for the movement. Instructions on how to upload it are below.

Step 1:  Right click on the above image and save it to your computer hard…

OR318 Wins a ThinkSocial Award!

Friday, November 20th, 2009

We are happy to share the with you the news that The March 18 Movement (OR318), won a 2009 ThinkSocial Award for “demonstrating truly innovative and courageous leadership in the use of social media for public purposes.”
We would…

Video: Free Kareem Rally in DC & Bern

Saturday, November 7th, 2009

We’d like to thank our friends at Bureaucrash for making this rally possible, and for their consistent support for Kareem, a jailed Egyptian blogger! Watch the video here:

Another rally happened in Bern, Switzerland to support Kareem.Here are the photos.…

Leading reformist & blogger Abtahi on trial

Saturday, August 1st, 2009

In the court Mohammad Ali Abtahi, who appeared wearing prisoner’s pyjamas, looked weak and seemed to have lost weight. Read more and see his photos before arrest and after arrest.