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Freedom of Speech at the Start of the 21st Century: 2nd Global Inclusive Interdisciplinary Conference

Freedom of Speech at the Start of the 21st Century: 2nd Global Inclusive Interdisciplinary Conference

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Freedom of speech – the right to speak out, to debate, to criticise, to disseminate information on matters of public importance – is one of the most basic of human… Continue Reading Freedom of Speech at the Start of the 21st Century: 2nd Global Inclusive Interdisciplinary Conference

The Future of Investigative Journalism is Here

The Future of Investigative Journalism is Here

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A new model for investigative reporting is emerging in Canada with a unique mandate: replace journalistic competition with collaboration. Amid unprecedented cuts to investigative resources, some Canadian newsrooms are doing… Continue Reading The Future of Investigative Journalism is Here

Canada back in the top 20 of World Press Freedom Index — but concerns remain
12 months ago

Canada back in the top 20 of World Press Freedom Index — but concerns remain

Shield law, Quebec inquiry into police surveillance of journalists, lauded as reasons Canada gained points in the World Press Freedom Index.
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After public turmoil, what comes next for Canadian Journalists for Free Expression?
1 year ago

After public turmoil, what comes next for Canadian Journalists for Free Expression?

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CJFE board members are taking the next few months to review, refocus, and ensure CJFE is an organization that continues long into the future.
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Free expression organizations protest charges against reporter
2 years ago

Free expression organizations protest charges against reporter

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By Grant Buckler

Media and freedom of expression organizations are protesting after the Royal Canadian Mounted Police charged Justin Brake, a reporter for The Newfoundland and Labrador Independent,… Continue Reading Free expression organizations protest charges against reporter

Press freedom under fire
3 years ago

Press freedom under fire

Quebec protests put the spotlight on the heavy-handed treatment of journalists by police.
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