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Fighting Words

April 27, 2016 8:00 AM ET

"When I cried, he slapped me hard and put his hand over my mouth." That is how a 12-year-old girl in the Central African Republic described an episode in which a man found her hiding in the bathroom of her...

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La Lutte avec les mots

27 avril 2016 8h00 ET

« Quand j'ai pleuré, il m'a giflée violemment et a mis sa main sur ma bouche. » Ce sont les mots qu'une fillette centrafricaine de douze ans a utilisés pour décrire un incident au cours duquel un homme l'a trouvée...

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Palabras de lucha

27 de Abril 2016 8:00 AM ET

“Cuando lloré, él me pegó una bofetada y me tapó la boca con la mano”. Así es como una niña de 12 años de edad de la República Centroafricana describió un episodio en el cual un sujeto la encontró...

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Combatendo Palavras

abril 27, 2016 8:00 AM ET

"Quando eu gritei, ele me deu um tapa com força e colocou a mão sobre a minha boca." É assim que uma menina de 12 anos de idade, na República Centro-Africana, descreveu um episódio em que um homem a...

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Amid Ebola outbreak, West African governments try to isolate media

April 27, 2015 11:01 AM ET

On the first Saturday of November 2014, when media owner and broadcaster David Tam Baryoh switched on the mic for his weekly "Monologue" show on independent Citizen FM in Freetown, Sierra Leone, he had no idea that criticizing the...

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Sur fond d'épidémie du virus Ébola, les gouvernements d'Afrique de l'ouest cherchent à isoler les médias

27 avril 2015 11h00 ET

Par Sue Valentine Le premier samedi du mois de novembre 2014, quand le présentateur David Tam Baryoh a allumé son micro à l’occasion de son émission hebdomadaire « Monologue », sur Citizen FM, la station de radio indépendante qu’il possède à Freetown,...

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Dans les pays touchés par le virus Ebola, autorités et journalistes doivent collaborer

17 octobre 2014 18h26 ET

Peter Nkanga, représentant du CPJ pour l'Afrique de l'ouest La crise de l'Ebola qui touche actuellement l'Afrique de l'ouest se poursuit et les journalistes chargés de documenter le virus sur le terrain sont pris entre les autorités désireuses de contrôler...

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In Ebola-stricken countries, authorities and journalists should work together

October 17, 2014 4:14 PM ET

The Ebola crisis in West Africa is unrelenting, and journalists on the frontline of reporting on the virus are caught between authorities wanting to control how the outbreak is reported, and falling victim to the disease themselves....

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In attempts to contain Ebola, Liberia censors its press

September 11, 2014 12:49 PM ET

With the Ebola epidemic predicted to get worse, the Liberian government has taken action to silence news outlets critical of its handling of the health crisis which, according to Liberia's Information Ministry, has claimed more than 1,000 lives in...

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Liberian press boycotts Sirleaf over aide's comments

May 14, 2013 5:14 PM ET

Most governments, even repressive ones, at least give lip service to supporting freedom of the press--especially on World Press Freedom Day, May 3. But in Liberia this month, Othello Daniel Warrick, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf's chief security aide, shocked...

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