Justin Brake, a former reporter for the Newfoundland news site The Independent, wasn’t the only winner when the Newfoundland and Labrador Court of Appeal cleared him of a civil charge… Continue Reading What Justin Brake’s recent win means for press freedom in 2019
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2018 Code of Silence winners announced.
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The detention of two Reuters reporters in Myanmar should concern every reporter in Canada.
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Elena Milashina, a Russian reporter, will also be honoured with an International Press Freedom Award.
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Advocacy groups welcome passage of S-231 despite some shortcomings.
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Bill C-58 is being criticized for not addressing serious issues in the Access to Information Act.
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Two Global News journalists were assaulted and a camera smashed according to reports from Global News.
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Zeenat Shahsadi was abducted while investigating a politically explosive story.
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MP for Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke spoke about the government’s recent payment of $10.5 million to Omar Khadr in the video.
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