Murder is the ultimate form of censorship, yet the perpetrators are seldom held to account. In nine out of 10 cases where a journalist has been targeted for murder, their killers go free.
The price of a story should never be that high. CPJ is seeking justice for these slain journalists, including full and timely investigations and convictions of those who carry out and order the murders. Although their voices have been silenced, we are speaking up. Their legacy is in our hands.