Thursday, December 14, 2017

South Korea and the Art of Collaboration – Pravda

  If raw, naked propaganda makes you sick, stay away from South Korea (ROK)!   While the Western brain-conditioning machine wants you to believe that it is...

Letter from Africa: Journalists under threat – BBC News

Image copyright AFP In our series of letters from African journalists, film-maker and columnist Farai Sevenzo looks at the threats facing journalists in Africa. On the corner...

How ‘democratators’ threaten press freedom – Columbia Journalism Review

As President Obama arrived in Ethiopia in July, his National Security Advisor Susan Rice was asked if she considered the country to be a...

Gagging the media in Ethiopia – Redress Information & Analysis

By Graham Peebles Nobody trusts politicians, but some governments are more despicable than others. The brutal gang ruling Ethiopia is especially nasty. It claims to govern...

Press freedom under fire ahead of Ethiopia’s elections: rights group – Sudan Tribune

January 23, 2015 (WASHINGTON) – A rights advocacy group in a report released on Thursday said the Ethiopia’s government has intensified crackdown against independent...

African Human Rights Need More Commitment –

By Mtua Salira AFRICA has to make stronger commitments to human rights issues if the continent is to make economic and democratic advances and benefit...

Press freedom activists demand release of Ethiopian bloggers charged with … – Aljazeera.com

Calls for press freedom in Ethiopia are resurging with the upcoming trial of 10 bloggers and journalists. Some members of the group are part of the blogging collective Zone 9, and were charged earlier...

Follow Friday: @courtneyr and @pressfreedom, fighting for Greste and others – Crikey

Follow Friday: @courtneyr and @pressfreedom, fighting for Greste and others When an Egyptian court convicted Al Jazeera journalists Peter Greste, Mohamed Fadel Fahmy and Baher Mohamed...

CPJ – East Africa Records High Exodus Rates of Journalists – AllAfrica.com

Addis Ababa — As the globe marks World Refugee Day on Thursday, an international press freedom group, said that the number of journalists from...