freedom of the press
A Body-Slammed Reporter and the New American War on Journalism
After a Republican congressional candidate was charged with assaulting a journalist, it's time to get outraged—and worried.
How a Tragic Child Murder Case Became a Fight About Press Freedom
NYPD detectives called a toddler found in a cooler in 1991 "Baby Hope." To convict her cousin for the murder, they want a 'New York Times' reporter to testify about their jailhouse interview.
International Editors Have Written to the Turkish President to Demand Press Protection
In the run up to the Turkish elections there are concerns for journalists' safety – not least VICE News's Mohammed Ismael Rasool, who remains imprisoned on an absurd charge.
Why Do Bangladeshi Writers Keep Getting Murdered?
Bangladesh has never been an especially safe place for opposition writers, but things have begun spiralling out of control over the last two years.
'Southern Weekly' and the Limits of Censorship in China
Propaganda officials in Guangdong and Beijing used a carnival-sized mallet to squash a New Year's editorial.