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In government-media fight, Argentine journalism suffers

September 27, 2012 12:01 AM ET

In the pitched battle between Cristina Kirchner’s administration and critical media outlets such as those owned by Grupo Clarín, the very credibility of journalism is at stake. Argentine citizens are deprived of objective sources of information on vital political and economic issues. A CPJ special report by Sara Rafsky...

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News for Sale: CPJ Special Report

October 23, 2007 12:00 AM ET

In Argentina, millions of pesos in government advertising are distributed without clear rules or standards. News coverage is influenced as critics are punished and government-friendly outlets are rewarded....

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Bolivia's Historic Moment: Audio Slideshow

September 25, 2007 9:07 PM ET

Carlos Lauría discusses the backstroy of this special report...

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Static in Venezuela

April 24, 2007 12:00 AM ET

The Chavez administration pulls a broadcast license as it asserts media muscle...

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Deadly News

September 20, 2006 12:00 AM ET

By Mathew HansenHundreds of journalists have been killed over 15 years, many on the orders of government officials. Few cases are ever solved. In the Fall/Winter 2006 edition of Dangerous Assignments...

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Taking sides: Haiti

July 26, 2004 12:00 AM ET

Under Haiti's new transitional government, journalists-especially those who supported former President Jean-Bertrand Aristide-remain at risk in a politically polarized environment. By Carlos Lauria and Jean-Roland Chery Nearly five months after the ouster of President Jean Bertrand Aristide, journalists in Haiti still confront great dangers in a country marked by lawlessness....

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Defamation in Latin America: A CPJ Primer

June 15, 2004 8:19 PM ET

Criminal defamation cases and news documented by CPJ...

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Dangerous Assignments 20th Anniversary: Jailhouse Memories

May 1, 2001 8:17 PM ET

Living in an Argentine prison during the Falklands War....

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Dangerous Assignments 20th Anniversary: In the Beginning

May 1, 2001 8:17 PM ET

CPJ's mission began 20 years ago with two volunteers, a typewriter, and a letter to Walter Cronkite....

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Report on Chilean Injustices Spurs More of the Same

March 4, 1999 8:17 PM ET

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