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Loyalist terrorist group issues threats against two journalists in Belfast
# Freedom Of The Press
# Freedom Of The Press

Loyalist terrorist group issues threats against two journalists in Belfast

May 8th 2020, 10:15 PM 33,948 Views 0 Comments

A number of reporters working for the Sunday Life and Sunday World were visited by police officers this morning.

Open letter to the Taoiseach and Tánaiste: Fight Egypt's jailing of journalists
# Media Lockdown
# Media Lockdown

Open letter to the Taoiseach and Tánaiste: Fight Egypt's jailing of journalists

Jun 26th 2014, 12:10 AM 5,158 Views 32 Comments

Irish journalists, academics, union leaders and lawyers urge Irish government to press for freedom of journalists in Cairo.

Column: Will history repeat itself for Obama in the Massachusetts special election?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Will history repeat itself for Obama in the Massachusetts special election?

Jun 24th 2013, 7:30 PM 51 Views 6 Comments

A Republican candidate’s surprise take of the senate seat left vacant by Ted Kennedy’s death in 2010 shook Obama’s administration – now, with the same seat up for grabs, Sam McNally wonders if the president has anything to fear this time around.

Syria Through a Lens: life of slain filmmaker and activist honoured
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# Syria

Syria Through a Lens: life of slain filmmaker and activist honoured

May 26th 2013, 7:30 AM 3,126 Views 7 Comments

The one-year anniversary of the death of young journalist Bassel Shehadeh, who was killed in a shelling attack by Syrian government forces, will be marked by a worldwide commemoration of his life and work.

Burma to allow daily private newspapers
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# Burma

Burma to allow daily private newspapers

Dec 28th 2012, 10:30 AM 2,286 Views 2 Comments

It will be the first time since 1964 that non-state media will be allowed to publish news in the country.

Shatter launches stinging attack on 'contrived' journalism
# Press Freedom
# Press Freedom

Shatter launches stinging attack on 'contrived' journalism

Mar 28th 2012, 1:28 PM 3,353 Views 35 Comments

The minister for justice tells a Seanad debate that some journalists omit important facts in order to scandalise the public.