The 1709 Blog
Devoted to copyright, and the issues and complexities of copyright law.
Posting musings on international development, economics and foreign aid.
Project of New York University's Development Research Institute; aims to keep track of where aid may be doing more harm than good.
Blog of Rights
Covering all you need to know about civil liberties and related issues, from the American Civil Liberties Union.
The Council for a Livable World provides this blog about nuclear weapons and national security issues.
Assistant Professor of Political Science and Economics at Yale posts about the causes and consequences of violence in developing countries.
Committee to Protect Bloggers
Dedicated to the protection of bloggers worldwide with a focus on the plight of bloggers threatened and imprisoned by their government. Includes news, reports, and resource.
Posts from the Cyberbullying Research Center on keeping kids and teens safe from online bullying and harassment.
The Daily Bail
Offering opinionated coverage of national debt and deficit issues, bailouts and alleged federal reserve corruption.
Dead Man's Curve
Careening around the globe in search of better transparency and governance.
Dirt Diggers Digest
Tracking corporate misbehavior around the world and offering commentary on business ethics.
News, analysis, theory, and declarations about economic top-level meetings, including the G7 and G8 Summits, the G20 Summits and related lower level meetings.
Stanford University blog on the issues of copyright and fair use.
First Freedom First
Dispenses news and evaluations about separation of church and state and religious liberty.
The FOI Advocate
Official blog of the National Freedom of Information Coalition; contains discussion about freedom of information issues in the US, including the Wikileaks controversy.
Mark Jenner writes about forensic accounting and fraud investigation, topical articles and case studies.
The Fraud Files Blog
Fraud examiner and forensic accountant's blog features commentary on corporate fraud, scams, scandals, and court cases.
Campaign to free the Egyptian blogger Abdelkareem Nabil Soliman.
Featuring the story of this blogger's survival of childhood sexual abuse.
The Future of Children
The future of children and the various ways we can make that future promising and worthwhile.
Focuses on corporate and board governance, ethics, compliance, environment, development and social responsibility.
Hands Off Venezuela!
Website spotlights the agenda to defend the Bolivarian revolution, and oppose US intervention in Venezuela. Also provides information about the trade union and labor movement in Venezuela.
The Kaufmann Governance Post
Provides an open and participatory space to share findings and debate crucial issues of governance and corruption around the globe.
Latest news and updates from Project Camelot, a leader in the area of whistleblower testimony.
Migrants At Sea
Discussing sea migrations from Africa to or towards Europe.
Features posts on economics, politics, urban issues, and demographics. With recommended books and related links.
One Weekly Gun
Posts songs weekly as a reaction to current issues worldwide.
Open and Shut
Focuses on freedom of information and privacy concerns in Australia, with commentary and opinion.
Open Government Blog
An effort to foster greater transparency and accountability, improve governance, and increase civic engagement worldwide.
Created for the March 18 Movement in memory of Omid Reza, an Iranian blogger, who died in prison in Tehran. Includes details of their annual event in support of detained bloggers and citizen journalists, and for free speech.
Follows the work of The Identity Project, which campaigns against a surveillance state and particularly against the requirement for US citizens to show ID when traveling.
Pelle Billing . com
Discusses gender liberation beyond feminism. Blog is written by a professional teacher and MD.
Photography Is Not A Crime
PINAC complies stories about citizens rights being violated due to them using cell phones or cameras to video tape real time events. Citizens free rights are violated by a "big brother" mandate by local law enforcement and the blog documents those cases.
News from this platform for international co-operation on undocumented migrants.
Blogging about content theft, copyright infringement and plagiarism.
Official Gallup.com blog reporting on issues which matter to Americans today.
The Price of Oil
The organization called Oilchange International maintains this blog, which is about the politics of oil. The goal of the site is to inform what they say is "the true cost of oil".
A Consumer Federation of California project covering corporate surveillance, identity theft, data brokers, tracking devices, and consumer security.
Gives insight into the questions being asked in Gallup polls, the results and breaking news.
Recording Industry vs The People
Music lawyer devotes this blog to what he terms "the RIAA's lawsuits of intimidation brought against ordinary working people". Also covers other areas of concern in digital copyright law.
Scenarios USA Teen Blog
Nonprofit organization that uses writing and film to foster youth leadership, advocacy and self-expression in under-served teens.
Social Justice Solutions
Informational hub providing news, blogs and opinions on the current state of social work and social justice in the world.
Stop Street Harassment
Working to free public spaces of sexual harassment and other unwanted gender-based harassment.
Provides information on what bullying is, who is at risk, and how you can prevent and respond to bullying.
Story of Stuff Project
Chronicles the ongoing activism efforts of the team behind the "Story of Stuff" 2007 film, which documents the woes of the consumerist cycle.
Small Wars Journal blog provides commentary leaders and students of Small Wars, in order to advance knowledge and capabilities in the field.
Tax Justice Network
International coalition of activists and researchers concerned about the negative impacts of tax havens and tax avoidance schemes.
Independent platform for in-depth investigative reporting and critical analysis, to reveal injustice and offer ideas to strengthen democracy.
Official blog of the US Agency for International Development.
Watching out for "big brother" in the UK, Ireland and around the world.
We Ask America
Automated and interview polls measuring public opinion on current topics and debates.
Analysis and discussion of the State Department cables obtained by Wikileaks, presented by FP Magazine.
A humanist gives a voice to those that have historically been marginalized and silenced.
The Zeitgeist Is Changing
Blog offering alternatives to capitalism and arguments that claim that the world can be better without capitalism.