South Africa is grappling with a wave of violence that has largely targeted foreign nationals from other African countries.
The South African parliament is accused of tacitly supporting attacks on white farmers after it passed a motion which could see farmland redistributed without compensation.
Barlow was the man behind some of the Grateful Dead's hits, but he earned recognition thanks to his fight for open internet rights.
Important milestone reached that protects more web users from eavesdropping and hackers.
Ajit Pai, Trump's pick for United States Federal Communications Commission, has opposed net neutrality in the past.
The recent violence is also hampering regional relations as Nigeria threatens to recall its ambassador.
Sprint's new phone plan favors established social media companies, digital rights advocates warn
The same board that said the NSA's telephone metadata collection was illegal now gives PRISM the green light