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Media Reform Proposals To Common Presidential Candidate

The Free Media Movement (FMM) of Sri Lanka yesterday ( 16th Dec 2014) handed over its short term proposals for re-establishing freedom of expression rights in Sri Lanka. 907 more words

Media Freedom

Recep Tayyip Erdogan : The new image of Turkey

Sources: theguardian.com, todayszaman.com, hurriyetdailynews.com

Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s politics of paranoia has taken another ugly twist with the arrest of more than 30 opposition journalists, media workers, former police chiefs and investigators on palpably flimsy conspiracy charges. 1,051 more words

Turkey - Turquie

"Director of Autonomy" of loomio.org's Richard Bartlett on the recent 'pre-release' of Loomio 1.0.

We speak with “Director of Autonomy” of loomio.org’s Richard Bartlett on the recent ‘pre-release’ of Loomio 1.0.

Loomio is an easy to use online tool for group decision-making which emerged from Occupy in New Zealand. 69 more words

Internet Freedom

Media: what we expect is not what we get

*Peter Ramage

Wellington, New Zealand, December 7, 2014 (Alochonaa): In 1947, after four years of deliberation, a group of academics made a report which would shape the future of media across the globe. 1,324 more words

Freedom Of Speech

Peaceful march attacked: Journalist assaulted: Camera equipment damaged

A group of thugs led by Government politicians has attacked the campaign of the ‘Viyaruwata Erihiwa ; Jeewithya Wenuwen – ‘වියරැවට එරෙහිව, ජීවිතය වෙනුවෙන් ( Against the Craze for the Life) at Eppawala in Anuradhapuraya district few hours ago, yesterday ( 05 Dec 2014), according to a press release issued by Sampath Samarakoon on behalf of the Co-ordination committee. 208 more words

Media Freedom

Bleak look at SA media freedom

Produced for the current edition of the Zambian Bulletin & Record

Where in the world has a ventriloquist’s dummy been sued for defamation and won a gagging order in court? 982 more words