TODAY (Singapore): On social media, Cambodia’s Buddhist monks double as election correspondents

TODAY (Singapore): On social media, Cambodia’s Buddhist monks double as election correspondents. “Luon Sovath, 37, is the most prominent member of a group of monks who have become citizen journalists, monitoring political events and human rights conditions in Cambodia on social media. Their efforts are part of a growing campaign by Cambodians who are using the Internet to get around the government’s stranglehold on mass media and civic life.”

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