The controversy over events at the U.S. Open involving tennis legend Serena Williams got more controversial when Australian artist Mark Knight drew a Jim Crow era political cartoon of Williams and his newspaper stood by him.
Check out some news you may have missed going on around the world involving press freedom, journalists’ rights, and the fight against censorship.
Last month, the arrests of journalists, online censorship and attacks on the media sparked global press freedom concerns.
From online censorship to the murder of a Mexican journalist, here are some of the press freedom stories you may have missed last month.
As upcoming elections in Turkey draw near, the press crackdown in the country seems to be getting more intense
The country is facing serious threats to press freedom with newly proposed legislation
A journalist was killed while covering the recent clashes at the Gaza border protests.
Russian female journalists have been boycotting their beats to bring attention to the harassment that happens in their workplace
Two journalists were released from prison this week, but Sudan remains a dangerous place for reporters.
The Post, a movie about censorship, has been uncensored in Lebanon.