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Joesph-Poliszuk-Venezuela-journalist
By Edition On Friday, February 16th, 2018
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‘I am still in shock’: Journalists flee Venezuela to publish ongoing investigation, amid legal threats

It sounded like another grim chapter in the repression that has gripped Venezuela during the rule of President Nicolas Maduro. Earlier this week, four journalists from the investigative website Armando.info have More...

Heyden
By Edition On Thursday, October 5th, 2017
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Prestigious Boeli van Leeuwen Award goes to well-known journalist Mariano Heyden

WILLEMSTAD - Journalist Mariano Luis Heyden (1954) has been awarded the prestigious Boeli van Leeuwen Award for his journalism work, which until now covers a 38-year period. Heyden was described as a journalist More...

OAS
By Edition On Thursday, June 29th, 2017
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OAS adopts resolution on protecting journalists

WASHINGTON - The resolution was adopted by the OAS general assembly meeting in the Mexican city of Cancún (June 19 -21). Regarded as part of the regional organization’s duty to promote and protect human rights, More...

Jacob Gelt Dekker
By Edition On Thursday, March 9th, 2017
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Truthiness

“Truthiness (Stephen Colbert, 2005) comes from the gut,” not from facts—“the truth we want to exist,” that feels right. Truthiness is alternative facts, fake news. “Pizzagate,” was such a fake news More...

IAPA
By Edition On Monday, April 13th, 2015
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Press organisation calls for reaffirmed commitment to freedom of expression

PANAMA CITY, Panama -- The Inter American Press Association (IAPA), through a delegation visiting Panama, on Thursday announced an open proclamation that called on government leaders of the Americas taking part More...

IAPA
By Edition On Monday, February 9th, 2015
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Press association condemns journalist murder in Honduras; violence in Mexico, Dominican Republic

MIAMI, USA -- The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) has condemned the murder of television host Carlos Fernández in Honduras and attacks on journalists in Mexico and the Dominican Republic, calling on the More...

Santo Domingo
By Edition On Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014
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Journalists wounded while covering street clashes in Dominican Republic

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic - At least three journalists were injured while covering clashes between police and protesters of Haitian origin in the Dominican capital on 20 September. The street fighting erupted More...

Journalist-Richeron-Balentien
By Edition On Wednesday, September 17th, 2014
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Curacao journalists’ lonely and dangerous battle against corruption

It’s a Wednesday morning in May 2014, around 3am and still dark outside. Radio journalist Richeron Balentien, his girlfriend and their 2-year-old daughter are sound asleep until the smell of fire wakes them up. More...

Haiti Port au Prince
By Edition On Friday, September 12th, 2014
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Journalists subject to politically-motivated attacks in Haitian town

PETIT-GOÂVE, Haiti - At least five journalists have been the victims of physical or verbal attacks in the past month in Petit-Goâve, a coastal town 40 miles west of Port-au-Prince. The latest victim on Tuesday More...