I believe that bloggers have reached a status of credence that they now starting to be hounded for their views, comments or criticisms. Read something about this here.
I grew curious about what it is about this blogger's posts that raised the authorities' ire. So I checked it out his blog.
Apparently, he was arrested by Saudi authorities for writing "unsavory" remarks about the government.
There is growing attention worldwide to help him and his cause. If you want to participate, visit here.