Latest in Tag: journalist Highlight
Latest in Tag: journalist
The outpouring of rage in Islamic countries isn’t just about a low-budget film insulting the prophet Muhammad. It is the eruption of a volcano that has been simmering for the past eleven years
Journalists continue to die as government stands by
On 8 March, I was in London attending a panel discussion on the safety of women journalists. I had been invited there by the International News Safety Institute (INSI) after contributing a chapter to a book published earlier this year by the INSI on the safety of female journalists working in conflict and danger zones. …
“We don’t want police mentality in our newspaper”
Journalists held on trial for alleged links to the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK)
Protesters disrupt Ukrainian president’s speech on press freedom
Charges were pending for six months
Israeli court rules Rachel Corrie’s death by a bulldozer not intentional.
By Mohaammed Aly Ibrahim, former editor of the Egyptian Gazette and AlGoumhoria newspapers For decades Egyptians were kept on a tight rein. Our leaders used “democracy” as chewing gum before TV cameras then threw it away upon leaving interviews or press conferences. Either in dictatorship or in the incumbent so-called democracy, the concept of people’s …
The recent austerity measures taken by the government have included raising taxes and deep cuts to services like public health care.