Canada / 2009

American journalist interrogated at Canadian border

December 2, 2009 2:59 PM ET

New York, December 2, 2009—The Committee to Protect Journalists is concerned by the detention and interrogation of a U.S. journalist crossing the border into Canada. News host Amy Goodman of the syndicated, community-oriented radio and television program "Democracy Now!" was detained on Nov. 25 as she tried to cross the Canadian border south of Vancouver and...

Read More ›

Kidnapped journalists in Somalia reportedly ill

May 26, 2009 5:17 PM ET

New York, May 26, 2009--The Committee to Protect Journalists is very concerned about the well-being of two captive journalists, a Canadian and an Australian, who urged their respective governments to work harder for their release in a phone call with a reporter on Sunday. Both journalists said they were sick...

Read More ›

Canadian delegation should raise Tunisia's poor record

February 12, 2009 2:17 PM ET

Dear members of the Canada-Africa Parliamentary Association: Having learned of your coming visit to Tunisia, the Committee to Protect Journalists wishes to bring to your attention the Tunisian government's unrelenting harassment of independent journalists and its routine use of plainclothes police and the judiciary to retaliate against critical voices.

Read More ›

Attacks on the Press in 2008: Americas Developments

February 10, 2009 12:52 AM ET

Read More ›

Canada documents by Year:   

Social Media

View All ›