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How far is a government willing to go to hold up press freedom?

Assange has been held in Belmarsh since April 2019 when he was dragged out of the Ecuadorian embassy in London. He had spent seven increasingly surreal years there, after skipping bail to avoid extradition to Sweden to face allegations of rape and sexual assault. His imprisonment is an attack on the freedom of expression. Continue reading

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Joseph Pulitzer’s Retirement Speech & The Traits of Journalism

Originally posted on Maliha Khanam:
Source: Canva “Always fight for progress and reform, never tolerate injustice or corruption, always oppose privileged classes and public, never lack sympathy with the poor, always remain devoted to the public welfare, never be satisfied…

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Texts, writers, accesibility and willingness

Originally posted on Stepping Toes:
To get people interested in sharing their thoughts together on a mixed platform may not be so easy as I would think. All my life I may have been an optimist and somewhat an utopian,…

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Journal for and from bothered citizens

Last century the news brought to the general public first appeared in the cinema by the Pathé newsreels. The news clips featured the Pathé logo of a crowing rooster at the beginning of each reel. Afterwards television got in more … Continue reading

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