CPJ’s Joel Simon will be live on Wednesday on
“The Kojo Nnamdi Show,” a daily
news public radio show in Washington.
Joining Simon will be Iraqi journalist Haider Hamza, who has covered the war in
Iraq for Reuters and ABC News, and
Alfredo Corchado, the Mexico bureau
chief for The Dallas Morning News, in
a discussion on how violence against journalists ends up influencing media
coverage in countries such as the
Philippines and Honduras. Listen
in at noon in Washington
on WAMU 88.5 FM or simultaneously on the show's site. The segment
on global threats to journalists will begin at 1:06 p.m.
Assistant Advocacy Director Magnus Ag is a New York-based human rights advocate and journalist. Prior to joining CPJ in 2010, Ag worked as head of section in the Danish Ministry for Science, Technology, and Innovation. He holds a bachelor's and a master's degree in political science from the University of Copenhagen. He speaks English, Danish, and Norwegian. Contact him here or follow him on Twitter @AgMagnus.
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