Jorge Ibraín Tortoza Cruz

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Attacks on the Press 2002: Americas Analysis

March 31, 2003 12:10 PM ET

Economic and political turmoil throughout Latin America in 2002 had profound implications for the region's press. Sharp decreases in advertising revenue bankrupted many media outlets, while the failure to consolidate democratic reforms left the media vulnerable to legal and physical...

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Attacks on the Press 2002: Venezuela

March 31, 2003 12:00 PM ET

During 2002, a worsening political crisis brought Venezuela to the brink of collapse and threatened to derail democracy there. As the degradation of state institutions continued, society's extreme polarization and intolerance multiplied the risks for journalists....

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Venezuela Special Report: Cannon Fodder

August 1, 2002 8:17 PM ET

In the current battle between the Venezuelan media and President Hugo Chávez Frías, journalists are being used as ammunition....

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