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A great documentary about the murder of a journalist

This film is very well done as they showcase all the steps they took in their investigation, uncovering the events of the murder as well as the actions of the police. 21 more words

Media

FBI Director Comey Doesn’t Understand the 1st Amendment

© Josh Sager – May 2017

This week, FBI director James Comey testified in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee on a variety of issues related to the 2016 election. 896 more words

Current Events

European Parliament on media freedom in Western Balkans: ‘no progress’ situation

BRUSSELS – Media freedom, a core EU value and a cornerstone of democracy, is a priority reform area in the Western Balkans’ EU accession agenda. Yet, despite a certain level of preparedness and a broadly developed legal framework, aspirant countries keep facing systemic shortcomings that require long-term sustained efforts. 1,132 more words

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Vanuatu journalists mark World Press Freedom Day in Port Vila

Today is World Press Freedom Day. This morning, the Media Association of Vanuatu (MAV) organised a march in support of media freedom through downtown Port Vila. 389 more words

The Daily Digest

Freedom of the Press 2017 Report: Deteriorating press freedom around the globe

Merely 13 percent of the global population revels on Free Press, which an independent watchdog Freedom House described as a media atmosphere where there’s robust political news coverage, guaranteed safety of journalists, minimal state intrusion in media dealings, and the absence of difficult economic or legal pressures to the press. 605 more words

Politics & Policy

Media 'never under so much threat', Reporters Without Borders warns

AFP

© Getty/AFP/File / by Fiachra GIBBONS | Front pages from New York City newspapers feature President-elect Donald Trump, on November 9, 2016

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Media Wars-The People VS. Power

So!! Do you think that because you watch CNN you’re ‘woke‘ & aware of what the world is ‘on about’ ? Think again – The media is one big mess & the people who control the media are full on … horrid ! 711 more words