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White House Blocks News Organizations From Press Briefing
Society & Culture  (tags: Trump Administration, freedom of the press, fake news, mainstream media, CNN, BBC, New York Times, LA Times, Buzzfeed, Politico, White House Press conference, Sean Spicer, White House )

- 357 days ago -
White House blocks CNN, BBC, New York Times, LA Times, Buzzfeed, Politico, and more from media briefing. Nothing like this has ever happened at the White House in our long history of covering multiple administrations of different parties.
Defend Journalism That Speaks Truth To Power From Ferguson to Washington
Society & Culture  (tags: Journalism, freedom of the press, harassment, violations, media, truth to power )

- 1275 days ago -
Harassing journalists violates one of the most basic premises of the American experiment, denying citizens the information they need to address abuses of power at every level of the government."
Society & Culture  (tags: freedoms, media, freedom of the press, world, rights, news, GoodNews, goodnews, culture, society, politics, government )

- 2669 days ago -
Namibia holds the top press freedom position for an African country in the latest Reporters Without Borders 2010 World Press Freedom Index rankings.
Fears for South Africa's Press Freedom
Society & Culture  (tags: society, politics, culture, world, rights, freedom of the press, South Arica, ethics, news, media, government, freedoms, law )

- 2735 days ago -
International media freedom watchdog Reporters Without Borders ranks South Africa's press as among the freest on the continent. Two proposed new measures are drawing unfavourable comparisons to repressive laws in Zimbabwe and Ethiopia.
Reporters Without Borders
Society & Culture  (tags: Freedom of the Press )

- 2848 days ago -
Reporters Without Borders is an international non-governmental organization that aims at defending journalists and media assistants imprisoned or persecuted for doing their job and exposes the mistreatment and torture of them in many countries...
Press Freedom Falls Around the World
Society & Culture  (tags: media, press freedom, freedom of the press, world, rights, news, culture, society, politics, law, freedoms )

- 2850 days ago -
There are bright spots regarding press freedom, but there's been an overall decline for eight straight years, according to a new report. Other political and social freedoms may be waning, too.

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