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Drawing the line: Cartoonists under threat

May 19, 2015 12:01 AM ET

On January 7, two gunmen burst into the offices of French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo, killing eight journalists and bringing into focus the risks cartoonists face. But with the ability of their work to transcend borders and languages, and to simplify complex political situations, the threats faced by cartoonists around...

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Malaysia's Risk-Takers

October 14, 2008 9:16 PM ET

The government's promise not to censor the Internet has allowed bloggers more latitude than journalists working in other media. Now, with a leading blogger jailed, that freedom is in jeopardy....

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127 journalists in prison as of December 1, 2007

December 1, 2007 12:00 AM ET

Detailed accounts of each imprisoned journalist....

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Drawing Fire

May 1, 2006 12:00 AM ET

By Ivan KarakashianA Yemeni editor's decision to reprint cartoons of Muhammad sparks government reprisals. Other cases abound....

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Journalists in prison, 2004

December 31, 2004 12:00 AM ET

Around the world, 122 journalists were in prison at the end of 2004 for practicing their profession, 16 fewer than the year before. International advocacy campaigns, including those waged by the Committee to Protect Journalists, helped win the early release of a number of imprisoned journalists, notably six independent writers...

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Enemies of the Press 2001

May 3, 2001 12:00 AM ET

CPJ Names 10 Enemies of the Press on World Press Freedom Day...

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Spotlight on Press Tyrants: CPJ Names Ten Worst Enemies of the Press

May 3, 2000 12:00 AM ET

On World Press Freedom Day ENEMIES OF THE PRESS 1999 ENEMIES OF THE PRESS 1998 ENEMIES OF THE PRESS 1997ENEMIES OF THE PRESS 1996...

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Malaysian Election Special: Democracy How?

November 30, 1999 8:17 PM ET

Mahathir wins election, stifles media Also in this report: A. Lin Neumann discusses the Malaysian press on the eve of elections in a news analysis. In an exclusive essay for CPJ, Far Eastern Economic Review correspondent Murray Hiebert recounts his ordeal at the hands of the Malaysian legal system....

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CPJ and the World

November 13, 1998 8:17 PM ET

Dangerous Assignments...

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The Asian Crisis: A Free Press Can Help

July 2, 1998 8:17 PM ET

The Asian economic turmoil of the last eight months struck many international observers as a sudden calamity--trouble that seemed to drop from the sky like an alien invader. But in fact, the signs of structural weakness and the cracks in the veneer of financial robustness were in plain view for...

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