#Freedom of speech

  • Article: This Blogger Is Going to Jail for 7 Years for Reporting on a Toxic Spill

    This Blogger Is Going to Jail for 7 Years for Reporting on a Toxic Spill

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 28, 2017

    At least 105 peaceful protesters have been given lengthy prison sentences in Vietnam. Read more

  • Article: President Trump’s Attacks on Press 'Reckless', UN High Commissioner Says

    President Trump’s Attacks on Press 'Reckless', UN High Commissioner Says

    By Daniele Selby|Aug. 30, 2017

    “The President is driving the bus of humanity and we’re careening down a mountain path,” he said. Read more

  • Article: These Are the Worst Countries to Be a Journalist Today

    These Are the Worst Countries to Be a Journalist Today

    By Joe McCarthy|May 3, 2017

    “The rate at which democracies are approaching the tipping point is alarming.” Read more

  • Article: This Woman Campaigned to Keep Girls in School During Their Period. Now She’s Been Locked Up in Uganda.

    This Woman Campaigned to Keep Girls in School During Their Period. Now She’s Been Locked Up in Uganda.

    By Yosola Olorunshola|CHIME FOR CHANGE|April 26, 2017

    She also described his wife as “empty-brained.” Read more

  • Article: 5 Protests That Are Shaking Up the Rio Olympics

    5 Protests That Are Shaking Up the Rio Olympics

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 15, 2016

    A battle over freedom of expression is taking place. Read more

  • Article: Crackdowns on Press in China, Turkey, Iran Send Chilling Message

    Crackdowns on Press in China, Turkey, Iran Send Chilling Message

    By Joe McCarthy|July 25, 2016

    Journalists face more risk; citizens have less access to information. Read more