The journalism world has experienced a chaotic news cycle this past month including the murder of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi, the media crackdown in Tanzania, the disappearance of an award-winning Chinese journalist, the emergence of digital India and so much more.
“The Arab world needs a modern version of the old transnational media so citizens can be informed about global events. More important, we need to provide a platform for Arab voices.” This was Jamal Khashoggi’s message in his last column for The Washington Post before
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
A Turkish journalist spent one year in prison, and talked to MediaFile about his experiences as we awaits trial in April.
An unprecedented amount of press freedom crackdowns and violations have occurred this year.
A picture is worth 1,000 words – especially in global news.
Tunca Öğreten and others will go to trial on Tuesday for exposing corruption in the Turkish government
It has been almost a year since Turkey’s 2016 coup, but journalists there still face a hostile government and threats of jail time.
Church bombing in Egypt Egypt Cabinet OKs state of emergency after Palm Sunday church bombings A stunned nation watched funerals for victims of the bombings on national TV and citizens raised questions and fears about what some consider lax security at churches. “The state of