Press Freedom

prison

I Am Banned from Visiting All Nunavut Prisons After Reporting on Alleged Abuses

I've been collecting first-hand accounts from one of Canada’s most violent, dilapidated, and overcrowded northern jails for four years.
Thomas Rohner
2.13.19
journalism

This Is a Dark Day for Press Freedom

Our editorial response to today’s Supreme Court of Canada ruling.
The Writers, Editors and Producers of VICE
11.30.18
News

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.
Natasha Vargas-Cooper
10.4.16
News

Meet the Women of JINHA, the Kurdish All-Female News Agency

Every day, the reporters of JINHA navigate bombings, kidnappings, shootings and imprisonment.
Norma Costello
1.22.16
News

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.
VICE News
10.30.15
News

Greek Cops on Motorbikes Fought with Protesters on Monday Night

They used teargas and batons, and two VICE journalists got attacked.
Vania Turner
11.19.14
News

Is President Obama About to Send a 'New York Times' Reporter to Jail?

The duplicity of the executive branch of the US government on full display.
CJ Ciaramella
8.17.14
News

We Quit Working for Erdogan's Propaganda Mouthpiece

A job at Turkey's official press agency means being a government spin-doctor.
Kate O’Sullivan and Laura Benitez
4.8.14
News

Please Don't Go, Jordan

We'll miss you if your government bans us from your internet.
Joshua Haddow
8.29.12
The Talking Issue

An Interview with Ian Hislop

The Private Eye editor's giving evidence at the Leveson inquiry today. We met him back in 2008.
Andy Capper, Photos: Alex Sturrock
10.1.08