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‘How Democracies Die’

Not with a bang, judging by cases autopsied in this book by Harvard professors Steven Levitsky and Daniel Ziblatt. Foreign invasion, armed insurrection, and military coups now rarely strike the sudden, fatal blows.  710 more words

Legal situations on the freedom of media/expression

Communication is an important aspect in human life and for human development that can take place through different forms such as in writing, in word of mouth and by gesture from the sender to the receiver through a certain medium such as newspapers, radio waves, television etc. 2,948 more words

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UNESCO: los medios sufren cada vez una mayor presión del poder político

10 may, 2018 / By La República

Se presentaron las conclusiones del informe “Tendencias Mundiales en Libertad de Expresión y Desarrollo de los Medios”. Entre 2012 y 2016 se asesinaron a 530 periodistas. 282 more words

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The best way to protect the freedom of the press would be to repeal Section 40 for good — Conservative Home

Given the raucous and competitive battle of ideas on which the British press is founded, it is a difficult feat, rarely achieved, to unite every single national newspaper on a topic.

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Media freedom, free expression must be protected- CES panel demands

7 may, 2018 / By Myjoyonline.com

The government has been urged to promote laws and practices that protect freedom of opinion and expression in the country. 547 more words

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Dr. Lloyd Amoah bemoans too much media freedom and too little social change

9 may, 2018 / By Zaina Adamu, Myjoyonline.com

An expansion of an already-crowded media landscape has not been met with a corresponding increase in postive social and behaviourial change in Ghana, says Dr. 570 more words

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Sale of newspaper in Cambodia 'disaster' for media freedom: rights group

The purchase of the Phnom Penh Post by a Malaysian whose public relations firm lists Cambodia’s long-serving Prime Minister Hun Sen as a client is a “disaster” for media freedom ahead of a general election, an international rights group said on Monday. 647 more words