Committee to Protect Journalists
More journalists are being thrown in jail around the world for "fake news"
A new CPJ report blames Trump for the big spike in the past 2 years
Turkey's Government Crackdown on Journalists and Social Media Has Crippled Freedom of Speech
Turkey's President, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, benefited from Twitter and Facebook but used his power to silence critics and journalists.
Journalists keep getting murdered with impunity in Mexico
Mexico was the deadliest country without an active war zone for reporters
Mourning the Death of China's Nobel Laureate and Enemy of the State
Chinese President Xi Jinping has made himself an enemy of free speech following the death of political prisoner Liu Xiaobo.
Local Journalists Need More Protection in Post-Islamic State Iraq
"Almost everything has been destroyed. Journalists are trying to stay safe, but snipers and landmines prevent them from moving freely. There is no stability and they cannot return to their normal lives."
Ignacio Miguel Delgado Culebras
Gianforte's Montana Body Slam is Part of a Dangerous Trend
The war on journalists and the First Amendment is bad news for us all.
It's World Press Freedom Day, and the U.S. Is Setting the Wrong Example
The Committee to Protect Journalists says the United States must do better with that whole First Amendment thing.
Joel Simon and Alexandra Ellerbeck
The VICE Guide to Right Now
Samantha Bee Is Going to Roast Trump at the 'Not White House Correspondents' Dinner'
The 'Full Frontal' star plans to offer an alternative to the traditional event and will donate all the proceeds to the Committee to Protect Journalists.
Three Journalists Released After They Were Kidnapped by Colombian Rebels
Meanwhile, ongoing peace talks between rebels and the Colombian government have been repeatedly hampered by entrenched hostilities and kidnappings.
asia & pacific
Press Advocates Say 'Mafia' Murdered Two Indian Journalists for Their Reporting
The two journalists were killed in India in separate incidents over a period of a less than 24 hours, reinforcing the country's status as the most dangerous country for journalists in Asia.
Somali Firing Squad Executes Two al-Shabaab Members Who Assassinated Female Journalist
Hindia Haji Mohamed, a producer and reporter for state-run radio and TV outlets, was killed last December by a bomb that was planted under the seat of her car.
crime & drugs
Another Reporter Was Murdered in Veracruz, Mexico — And Journalists Are Terrified
Anabel Flores Salazar’s tortured body was found a day after she was kidnapped from her home. Local reporters say her murder may have been retaliation for her stories on the presence of the Zeta drug cartel in Veracruz.