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CPJ Impact

May 19, 2009 4:15 PM ET

May 2009News from the Committee to Protect Journalists...

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Obama, Clinton acknowledge World Press Freedom Day

May 1, 2009 3:35 PM ET

Barack Obama first addressed press freedom as a global issue back when he was visiting his father's native Kenya as a senator in 2006. "Press freedom is like tending a garden, it's never done," Obama told reporters in Nairobi after...

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Attacks on the Press in 2008: China

February 10, 2009 12:42 AM ET

In the year of the “One World, One Dream” Olympics, China’s punitive and highly restrictive press policies became a global issue. International reporters who arrived early to prepare for the Games flocked to cover antigovernment riots in Tibet and...

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CPJ Impact

November 11, 2008 3:24 PM ET

November 2008News from the Committee to Protect Journalists...

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CPJ joins launch of Global Network Initiative

October 29, 2008 7:11 PM ET

New York, October 28, 2008--After two years of intense negotiations, a diverse coalition of Internet companies, academics, socially responsible investors, and human rights groups, including the Committee to Protect Journalists, is launching the Global Network Initiative, an important first step...

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CPJ joins initiative to protect online freedoms

October 29, 2008 6:07 PM ET

Today a group of Web companies, human rights organizations, academics, and investors seeded the ground for what they hope will be greater protection for online users in Internet-restricting countries. Whether the Global Network Initiative grows into an effective shield for...

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Press freedom in the news 8/25/08

August 25, 2008 11:04 AM ET

As the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing came to an official close yesterday, many news outlets are looking at back what the Games mean for human rights in China. The Canadian Press has a piece arguing that nothing has...

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Olympics: A 21-point plan for uniformity

August 13, 2008 9:20 PM ET

Kristin Jones has been doing a great job monitoring the Chinese media and the more unofficial online world. One of the realities she has pointed out is the similarity of coverage across China's media when sensitive issues crop up....

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