Press freedom
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Press freedom

5 April 2017

Turkey: a dangerous place to dissent

Erdogan’s crackdown on free expression should worry us all.

14 February 2017

Turning journalism into a crime

The proposed new Espionage Act would devastate press freedom.

8 February 2017

The danger is not fake news, but fake democracy

We don’t need gatekeepers to tell us what to believe.

18 January 2017

Policing criticism of Islam: the new Star Chamber

Newspapers are being forced to recant their questioning of Islam.

12 January 2017

Who decides what is fake news?

The German clampdown on ‘misinformation’ is a threat to free speech.

10 January 2017

Taking on the tabloid-bashers

Queen Mary student Emily Dinsmore on why she made a stand for press freedom.

9 January 2017

24 hours to save the press

Leveson is driven by a fear and loathing of the public. You can fight it.

6 January 2017

Students should stand up for press freedom

A London student on why he's fighting the anti-tabloid snobbery of both SUs and the state.