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Anna Fifield / Washington Post:
Malaysia using 1948 sedition law to seize phones and prosecute government critics who use social media
South Africa's student protests saw hashtags and social media eclipse mainstream media like #BlackLivesMatter did in the US
Brendan James / International Business Times:
Profile of MSNBC host Chris Hayes, whose show All In has an increased viewership of 32% over the last year
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