Press Freedom

9.24.19

The New York Times Says Trump Knew Egypt Would Arrest Its Journalist and Did Nothing to Stop It

The newspaper turned to Ireland for help getting Declan Walsh to safety.

6.19.19

U.N.: “Credible Evidence” Saudi Crown Prince Was Involved in Khashoggi Execution

A report by a U.N. investigator called for further investigation of Mohammad bin Salman, and for sanctions on his personal assets.

6.14.19

This Reporter's Bogus Arrest Is Turning Into a Nightmare for Putin

“The reality is that Russia has horrible drug laws, and thousands of people are in jail on bogus drug charges.”

5.22.19

Journalist's Battle With San Francisco Cops Is Getting "Real Fucking Messy"

The police chief is accusing Bryan Carmody of conspiracy — without much explanation.

5.16.19

How Cops Use Search Warrants To Go After Journalists in California

A San Francisco journalist is in the legal fight of his life after police came to his door with sledgehammers.

5.7.19

Here's What You Need to Know About the Two Journalists Myanmar Just Released From Prison

Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo were locked up 511 days for reporting on state violence against Rohingya Muslims.

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2.12.19

I Got Banned from Visiting These Canadian Prisons After Reporting Alleged Abuses

When a journalist’s freedoms are infringed, the primary victims are those whose voices are silenced.

12.18.18

2018 was the worst year on record for violence against journalists

“The hatred of journalists that is voiced, and sometimes very openly proclaimed, by unscrupulous politicians, religious leaders and businessmen has tragic consequences."

12.13.18

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

11.30.18

This Is a Dark Day for Press Freedom

Our editorial response to today’s Supreme Court of Canada ruling.

11.30.18

This Is a Dark Day for Press Freedom

Our editorial response to today’s Supreme Court of Canada ruling.

11.19.18

The White House says it will ban CNN’s Jim Acosta again next week

“These actions threaten all journalists and news organizations."

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