#Article19ForAll: The wife of jailed Saudi blogger Raif Badawi says that her mission is to fight for free expression.
#Article19ForAll: The Federal Foreign Minister of Germany, Heiko Maas, finds freedom of expression and access to information vital for free and democratic states.
#Article19ForAll: Jover Laurio, a Filippino blogger, lives under constant threat of violence because of her work.
Amnesty International's Kumi Naidoo says that he will continue to stand with people who stand up and speak out.
Article19ForAll: Photographer Shahidul Alam believes that people would sacrifice anything on their quest for freedom.
#Article19ForAll: Brazilian journalist Rosana Hermann supports Article 19 because it symbolizes the freedom to be human.
Turkish journalist Can Dündar thinks the UN Declaration of Human Rights should be updated in line with today's problems.
#Article19ForAll: President of the White House Correspondent's Association Olivier Knox believes that freedom of speech, human rights and a free and independent media need to be protected more than ever.
#Article19ForAll: DW's Zhanna Nemtsova, daughter of Boris Nemtsov, says Russia uses fear to repress free expression.
#Article19ForAll: With a low ranking on Reporters Without Borders' media freedom index, Pakistan remains a dangerous place for journalists. But what does freedom of expression look like in the country?
#Article19ForAll is a social media action organized by Deutsche Welle to recognize the 70th anniversary of the UN Declaration of Human Rights which defined free expression and free media as basic human rights.
Strengthening DW's support of freedom of speech, freedom of expression and media freedom, the project engages DW’s global audience on these topics online, as well as on Twitter and Facebook.
#Article19ForAll: IPI's Scott Griffen says that free media is now endangered where it was once guaranteed.
#Article19ForAll: Turkish journalist Banu Güven says that Article 19 should remain forever and for all.
#Article19ForAll: Journalist Josephine Achiro Fortelo fights for a free media environment in South Sudan.
#Article19ForAll: European Union's FRA Director Michael O'Flaherty says journalists are vital for the health of society.
German author and journalist Jagoda Marinić says that free speech is a value that allows people to speak their truth.
#Article19ForAll: The Committee to Protect Journalists is an independent organization that defends journalists' rights. Its Advocacy Director Courtney Radsch says Article 19 has never been more threatened.
#Article19ForAll: US journalist Sarah Jones says that an informed society is the backbone of an efficient one.
Germany's Human Rights Commissioner Bärbel Kofler recognizes the connection between free expression and human rights.
After journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia, who was killed by a car bomb in Malta in a murder thought to be related to her work, her three sons have become outspoken advocates of the right to freedom of expression.
Monika Grütters, German Federal Minister for Culture and Media, reminds us not to stand by as freedom of the press and the arts is under attack. These restrictions "ring the death knell for democracy and human rights."
#Article19ForAll: Drag queen Olivia Jones believes that freedom of expression is Germany's most cherished value.
Our Director General Peter Limbourg says that DW stands by the right to free expression and free access to information.
Germany's Development Minister says that freedom of expression and a free media are critically important for development and good governance.
#Article19forAll: Turkey imprisons more journalists than any other nation. Albayrak was sentenced in absentia, 'an unprecedented verdict for a reporter of a foreign media outlet.'
#Article19ForAll: For Danish lawyer Morten Kjærum, freedom of expression is a key driver towards increased human rights.
#Article19ForAll: Russian author Alisa Ganieva thinks that speaking one's mind is a right, not a punishable offense.
Turkish author and activist Asli Erdogan told DW that human rights are essential elements to being human.
German singer Tobey Wilson thinks that free speech means that people can discuss and debate topics they disagree upon.
#Article19ForAll: In Brazil, freedom of the press and freedom of expression means that everyone is a part of the national conversation, even when a country's politics shift.
#Article19ForAll: Digital expert and activist Katharina Nocun says fighting for freedom of expression requires fighting hate.
#Article19ForAll: Five DW journalists share their views on the importance of freedom of expression and media freedom.
DW's Editor-in-Chief Ines Pohl expresses DW's support of free speech and calls on users to contribute their own videos.
#Article19ForAll: Cartoonist Sergey Elkin is a longtime contributor to Deutsche Welle's Russian service.
#Article19ForAll: Kenyan cartoonist Gado is a regular contributor to Deutsche Welle.
German actor Maria Schrader (Deutschland 86) has witnessed independent newspapers being shut down in Europe.
German actor Jonas Nay (Deutschland 86) appreciates living in a democracy where freedom of expression is the norm.
#Article19ForAll: Both authoritarian and democratic governments must accept that an open society with free expression is the best road to respect from the people they lead, the political analyst says.
#Article19ForAll: The fall of the Soviet Union did not end censorship or the threat to free speech in Russia but has only changed its form, says Russian author Viktor Yerofeyev.
#Article19ForAll: Had we respected the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the world would be a better place.
The existence of a standard of human rights is even more important today then when it was signed 70 years ago.
DW Freedom works to promote greater freedom of speech and the media around the world by raising awareness of the detention and intimidation of journalists, activists and bloggers. Meet some of them.
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