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By The Dispatch On Thursday, September 12th, 2019
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Eritrea worst than North Korea, communist China for a free press

On Tuesday, the US-based Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) released a report ranking the top ten countries with the least Freedom of Press. The list was topped by Eritrea. The other nine on the list included More...

By Guest Author On Thursday, March 28th, 2019
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The Top 7 North American Countries With the Most Personal Freedom

Personal freedom comes with different definitions which even vary from one country to another. However, the most important points that personal freedom or civil liberty should cover and bestow upon all individuals More...

By The Dispatch On Monday, October 22nd, 2018
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Ethiopia: New Prime Minister Dr Abiy Ahmed Ali trying to bring Democracy to Maxist African nation

(International Christian Concern) –Despite positive changes instituted by the new Prime Minister in Ethiopia, Dr. Abiy Ahmed Ali, political and ethnic tensions continue to grow. PM Ahmed believes that democracy More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, September 27th, 2018
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Rwanda government has shutdown thousands of Christian churches

(International Christian Concern) –This year, authorities in Rwanda have closed down at least 7,000 churches, more than 700 of which were in the capital city of Kigali. The government began shutting down these More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, September 27th, 2018
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Austria’s censorship of the free press attacked by Reporters Without Borders

After this week’s explosive leak of an email in which Austria’s far right-led interior ministry told the country’s police forces to limit communication with critical media to the minimum, Reporters Without More...

By Guest Author On Friday, February 10th, 2017
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The Past, Present, and Future of Trump’s Troubling Attitude Toward the Press

After a whirlwind first weekend containing both the historic inauguration of Donald Trump and a global, record-breaking protest led by women, it is perhaps surprising that one of the most important news developments More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, January 20th, 2017
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Obama to press corps: be skeptics not sycophants, ‘America needs you’

In his final press conference as president on Wednesday, Barack Obama congratulated the White House Press Corps for not being “sycophants” during his administration, but acting as “skeptics” whose reporting More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016
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Donald Trump attacks ‘free speech,’ newspaper which ‘lie’ and cover for Hillary Clinton

The GOP nominee, Donald Trump, continues to make enemies in the press, now calling the journalists “crooked media,” sounding increasingly authoritarian. At a Saturday night rally in Fairfield, Connecticut, More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, November 5th, 2015
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Pittsburgh’s censorship battle heats up as ADF speaks out against free speech violations

A Pittsburgh censorship zone ordinance allows the creation of hundreds of censorship zones throughout the city that ban leafleting and other free speech around the facilities of abortionists, eye doctors, dentists, More...

By Brian Cole On Wednesday, February 11th, 2015
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Brian Williams suspended, Americans’ distrust of media worsens

Following Tuesday evening’s announcement of Brian Williams’ six-month suspension from NBC Nightly News, due to Williams’ either “misrembering” the events or simply misleading viewers about More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, May 1st, 2014
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Ethiopian government arrests six bloggers and a journalist for ‘opposing view’

The Ethiopian government has arrested six independent bloggers and a journalist in what human rights group Amnesty International has called a “suffocating grip on freedom of expression”. Photo/Vectorportal More...

By Brandon Jones On Saturday, March 22nd, 2014
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Press Secretary Jay Carney handles scripted questions, submitted in advance

While the press is suppose to perform as a watchdog over the government, recent revelations from an Arizona reporter reveal that the White House press briefings are scripted with questions submitted and approved More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, February 21st, 2014
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FCC seeking to monitor newrooms, ignoring pressure results in fines

An FCC commissioner is warning people about an agency study that would bring government monitors into newsrooms and inspect issues like the amount of time spent on the “critical information needs” of Americans More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, October 14th, 2013
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Ed Henry, Fox News, ignored twice by Jay Carney during press conference VIDEO

White House Press Secretary Jay Carney ignored Fox New’s Ed Henry twice during a press conference. photo White House press office Carney called on nearly every reporter in the room while Henry repeatedly tried More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Thursday, September 12th, 2013
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House advances ‘Media Shield’ while other attempts prevent access to certain public records and define ‘journalist’

The Senate committee voted 13-to-5 early Thursday to approve S.987, a bill meant to protect members of the press from government intrusion and “maintain the free flow of information to the public” in the wake More...


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