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Petition-Myanmar: Journalism Is Not a Crime - Amnesty International Australia
World  (tags: freedoms, 'CIVIL LIBERTIES!', freedom of the press )

Nita
- 116 days ago - amnesty.org.au
Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo are Reuters journalists and they're facing 14 years in prison for simply doing their job.
Petition - Release Journalists Reporting on Police Abuse
World  (tags: india, arrest of journalists, investigations, police abuse, right to know, freedom of the press, releasing, Human Rights Violations, harrassment, stronger protection, laws )


- 137 days ago - forcechange.com
Release from prison the 14 journalists who were reporting on police abuse and government overreach. In 2017 alone, 14 journalists were arrested by the government of Chhattisgarh, a state in India. Most of these journalists were investigating police...
Petition - Don't Sentence Award-Winning Reporter to Death By Deporting Him
World  (tags: reporter, awarded, Investigative Journalism, death sentence, asylum, dangerous conditions, deportation, risks, safety, conflicts, Human Rights, Ethical Treatment, freedom of the press, freedom of speech )


- 179 days ago - forcechange.com
Don't send award-winning reporter back to deadly danger in his home country. An award-winning reporter whose life is threatened in Mexico due to his investigative reporting may soon be sent back to his home country and into danger.
Petition - Tanzania: Stop Silencing the Free Press
World  (tags: tanzania, free press, silencing, freedom of the press, freedom of speech, undermining independence, democracy, Radio Station, rights violations, right to know, news coverage, accessibility, information control, prevention, conflicts, protection )


- 196 days ago - forcechange.com
Stop shutting down newspapers and silencing the free press. Officials in Tanzania have shut down four newspapers in just as many months. These newspapers, the nation's government warns, are "undermining democracy." However, Tanzania is abusing the...
Petition - Stop the Murder of Journalists
World  (tags: india, journalism, murderer, investigations, freedom of the press, freedom of speech, harassment, discrimination, dishonesty, safety concern, security, Human Rights )


- 217 days ago - forcechange.com
Protect journalists from harassment and death in India. Two journalists were murdered in a single month in India, forcing others in the field to question their safety and security.
Petition - Tell Turkey to Stop Persecuting These Rights Defenders and Unconditionally Release Them.
World  (tags: turkey, human rights abuses, Human Rights Violations, Imprisonment of Activists, freedom of speech, freedom of the press, Freedom of Information, ethical concerns, fair treatment, politics, society, releasing )


- 217 days ago - act.amnestyusa.org
The Istanbul 10 have dedicated their lives to defending the rights of others. They speak out for freedom, fighting for everyone in Turkey to be treated fairly. Every day that they are detained, the people they speak up for are left more vulnerable to...
Charlie Hebdo: The Publication That Mocks Everyone
World  (tags: Freedom of the Press, Freedom of Speech )

Ben
- 1228 days ago - parisnews.net
French leaders, Muslims, Jews, the pope -- all have been the target over the years of the weekly's crude...Satire!
Charlie Hebdo: Gun Attack on French Magazine Kills 12
World  (tags: Al Qaeda, Islamist militants, violence, murder, France, Charlie Hebdo, satire, freedom of speech, "Allahu Akbar", freedom of the press, VIDEO )

Beatrice
- 1229 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Gunmen have shot dead 12 people at the Paris office of French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo in an apparent militant Islamist attack. Four of the magazine's well-known cartoonists, including its editor, were among those killed, as well as two police
The Only Democracy in the Middle East: Another Proof!
World  (tags: Israel, occupation, freedom of the press, brutality, newspaper, raid, Israeli, troops, freedom, press )

Sam
- 1452 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Israeli soldiers raided the offices of a Palestinian newspaper in the West Bank city of Ramallah, managers said, ordering them to stop printing publications by Hamas.
The Slow and Painful Death of Freedom in Canada
World  (tags: Canada, rights and freedoms, Harper, media, cyber surveillance, freedom of assembly, freedom of the press, freedom of information )

Lynn
- 1847 days ago - huffingtonpost.ca
Less than a generation ago, Canada was a world leader when it came to the fundamental democratic freedoms of assembly, speech and information. ... Fast-forward a decade, and we've become a true north suppressed and disparate ...
Vietnam Clamps Down on Bloggers
World  (tags: internet freedoms, freedom of the press, Vietnam, freedoms, conflict, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', asia, news, politics, interesting, government, ethics, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', blog, world, society )

AWAY AWHI
- 2216 days ago - ipsnews.net
A pioneer of citizens' journalism in Vietnam is risking 20 years in jail for defending Internet freedom and exposing the draconian censorship laws in this communist party-ruled country.
MIDEAST: Censorship Changes Colours
World  (tags: freedoms, politics, middle-east, news, Arab Spring, freedom of the press, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', humanrights, conflict )

AWAY AWHI
- 2306 days ago - ipsnews.net
Attempts by regimes in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) to suppress the flow of information during the region's pro-democracy uprisings has led a higher number of journalists killed, attacked or arrested.
CENSORSHIP: The Read and the Black
World  (tags: government, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', MEDIA, freedom of the press, society, freedoms, world, ethics )

AWAY AWHI
- 2817 days ago - newsweek.com
Why are Latin American democracies suddenly attacking the free press?
World Press Freedom Day, May 3
World  (tags: Freedom of the Press, Freedom of Speech, Freedom of Expression, Democracy, Human Rights )

Ben
- 2940 days ago - portal.unesco.org
World Press Freedom Day is celebrated across the globe every May 3rd, representing an opportunity to commemorate the fundamental principles of press freedom and to pay solemn tribute to journalists who have lost their lives in the line of duty...
China's Media Freedom Is in Name Only
World  (tags: Beijing Bloody Olympics, Freedom of the Press, Censorship )

Ben
- 3597 days ago - phayul.com
Chinese authorities have ordered a 10-second broadcast delay to avoid "undesirable" incidents - such as protests or anti-Chinese slogans - being seen by the domestic masses, according to Hong Kong's Ming Pao daily, a Chinese-language newspaper.
 

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