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Attacks on the Press in 2011: The Global Citizen

Even as trade and new systems of communication turn us into global citizens, the information we need to ensure accountability often stops at national borders. New platforms like social media are valuable tools, but the battle against censorship is hardly over

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Attacks on the Press in 2011: The Changing Views on Sexual Assault

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The much-publicized assault on Lara Logan put the danger of sexual violence for journalists into the spotlight for the first time.

Attacks on the Press in 2011: Evolution in Journalist Security

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The danger of covering violent street protests has become a significant risk for journalists, alongside combat and targeted killings. Sexual assault,

Attacks on the Press in 2011: Africa

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Analyses and data chart press freedom conditions throughout the region. Mohamed Keita examines the false choice between development and press freedom,

Attacks on the Press in 2011: In Mexico, Silence or Death Remains the Choice

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The Mexican president promised to protect a besieged press corps with a federal protection program, a special prosecutor and

Attacks on the Press in 2011: State Media As Anti-Media Tool

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In some Latin American countries, state-owned media are used not only for propaganda but as platforms to smear critics, including journalists.

Attacks on the Press in 2011: Americas

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Analyses and data chart press freedom conditions throughout the region. Carlos Lauría describes the rise of state media as a powerful

Attacks on the Press in 2011: Working in Peril

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This video companion to Attacks on the Press recounts the story of Mexican journalist Javier Valdez Cárdenas, who works in one

CPJ mourns the death of journalist Anthony Shadid

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New York, February 16, 2012--The Committee to Protect Journalists is deeply saddened by the death of New York Times foreign correspondent

CPJ urges Kazakhstan to stop repressing media

Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) - Dear President Nazarbayev: The Committee to Protect Journalists is deeply disturbed by the ongoing crackdown by Kazakhstan's security service, the KNB,

Blog: Ekho Moskvy board shuffled ahead of Russian election

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The Russian blogosphere erupted with comments today following an announcement that the board of directors of the iconic radio station, Ekho

CPJ Internet Channel: Can selective blocking pre-empt wider censorship?

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Last week, Twitter provoked a fierce debate online when it announced a new capability--and related policy--to hide tweets on a country-specific

Gunmen kill Pakistani journalist who reported on Taliban

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New York, January 17, 2012--Unidentified gunmen killed broadcast journalist Mukarram Khan Aatif in a mosque north of Peshawar today, according to

Under pressure at home, Chinese writer chooses exile

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New York, January 13, 2012--The decision of prominent Chinese writer Yu Jie to seek exile in the United States this week is

In Russia, unknown attacker stabs exiled Tajik journalist – CPJ

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New York, January 13, 2012--The Committee to Protect Journalists condemns Thursday's attack in Moscow on Dododzhon Atovulloyev, exiled publisher and editor-in-chief

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