Tags » Press Freedom

Freedom (or not) of the Icelandic press

The Icelandic press has generally been considered – at least by outsiders – as free from corruption and editorial bias. But is it?

Earlier this week, one of the editors of the widely-read newspaper… 177 more words

Musings

WAJA Slams Liberian Media Attack, Regional Ebola Outbreak

The West African Journalists Association (WAJA) has extended its condolences and solidarity with the governments and peoples in the sub-region affected by the Ebola outbreak, and calls on the media to double its support in fighting back the virus. 626 more words

General News

THE MARXIST DEVIL IS REAL AND HE HATES FREE SPEECH

Note: This is an old article was originally published in IndiaFacts: The Marxist Devil is Real and He hates Free Speech

Lots of politicians and their supporters have been hurling “paid media” allegations at media houses lately, but this is not about that. 1,389 more words

Education

Pick your poison: To work for a Russian wire service or TMZ?

I couldn’t sleep after receiving an email around midnight one day in early June. It was from Victoria, an editor at RIA Novosti newswire in Moscow. 1,174 more words

Ethics

"Stakes Is High"

You ever get a song stuck in your head?

It’s usually because it’s something that you just heard. For example, I had Iggy Azalea’s “Fancy” stuck in my head for a solid week. 1,445 more words

Will the Media remain a friend of Obama after they jail a NY Times reporter?

We shall see where this leads.  Will the press remain a loyalist to Obama? The Internet bloggers are next on his list. One to pay attention to. 187 more words

Government