International Press Freedom Awards

Laureano Márquez IPFA 2010 Video



Laureano Márquez, a columnist for Tal Cual in Venezuela, was accused of orchestrating a coup based on satirical columns about President Hugo Chávez. His persecution highlights the Venezuelan government's systematic attacks on journalists.

Márquez is a 2010 CPJ International Press Freedom Awardee. Read about other awardees here.
International Press Freedom Awards