Stories about Media
In Colombia, a new generation of journalists are fighting self-censorship and investigating corruption.
"What we are facing now is not just the survival of Apple Daily but the whole independent media sector."
If approved, a new scheme limiting the definition of officially recognized media will deliver a serious blow to freelance journalists and student reporters.
"The code is justified by a News Corp lie, that Google steals news content and makes billions of dollars from it."
Assaulted female journalist insisted on reporting the incident to the police and tracking the attacker, as a way to stand up to a culture of impunity for violence against journalists.
Group effort, research, perseverance, and Global Voices' journalism played a key role
"The extradition to the US of a publisher and journalist, for engaging in journalistic activities while in Europe, would set a very dangerous precedent."
Upon his arrest, Hong Kong police raided the office building of his news outlets.
The past two weeks saw several disturbing cases of arrests, convictions, and raids targeting human rights activists and journalists in Thailand, Cambodia, Malaysia, and Vietnam.