CPJ in the News

Selected Media Coverage

Press Contacts:

Samantha Libby
Communications Associate
slibby@cpj.org
+1 (212) 300-9032

Magnus Ag
Assistant Advocacy Director
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+1 (212) 300-9007

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CPJ in the News

7 ways Ferguson carries echoes of foreign conflicts

As protests continued in Ferguson, MO, the Washington Post ran comparisons between the crackdown on protestors and foreign conflicts. One of these comparisons involved the treatment of journalists, which cited several recent CPJ alerts and cases.

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August 14, 2014 5:30 PM ET

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Journalist and translator killed in Gaza as Israeli ordnance blows up

The Australian (via the Associated Press) cited CPJ's statement on the death of a journalist and a media worker in Gaza.

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August 14, 2014 5:28 PM ET

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CPJ condemns recent assaults on Libyan journalists, attack on Al Assima channel

The Cairo Post cited CPJ's statement on recent attacks on Libyan journalists.

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August 7, 2014 5:21 PM ET

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Nixon is gone, but his media strategy lives on

On the anniversary of the Watergate scandal, the Atlantic referenced CPJ's report on the Obama administration and the press.

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August 4, 2014 5:11 PM ET

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Iran urged to release detained Washington Post journalist

The Guardian cited CPJ's research on press freedom in Iran and CPJ's analysis on the imprisonment of Jacob Rezaian.

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July 30, 2014 5:06 PM ET

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Mass surveillance is corroding American democracy, Human Rights report concludes

The Huffington Post referenced CPJ's report, Obama and the Press, in an article covering the Human Rights Watch/ACLU report on the affect of mass surveillance on American democracy.

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July 28, 2014 4:59 PM ET

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Iran confirms arrest of Post correspondent

The Washington Post cited CPJ's statement on the detainment of Post correspondent Jacob Rezaian, his wife, and other journalists in Iran.

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July 25, 2014 4:49 PM ET

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This Palestinian journalist was killed in an ambulance on Sunday

Vice quoted Sherif Mansour, CPJ's Middle East and North Africa program coordinator, in its analysis of threats to journalists covering Operation Protective Edge.

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July 22, 2014 4:40 PM ET

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Nigeria's free-wheeling media fears crackdown over Boko Haram battle

Reuters cited CPJ's Impunity Index in its analysis of the threats to Nigeria's media.

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July 21, 2014 4:36 PM ET

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Israeli airstrikes injure three journalists in Gaza

Mashable quoted CPJ's Middle East and North Africa program coordinator, Sherif Mansour, after three journalists were injured by IDF airstrikes in Gaza.

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July 18, 2014 4:31 PM ET