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India: PEN Delhi on the Importance of Press Freedom During Coronavirus

India: PEN Delhi on the Importance of Press Freedom During Coronavirus

By | April 7, 2020 at 11:57 am

Update – 2 April 2020 It is outrageous that India, the world’s most populous democracy, is restricting the free flow of information at a time of a great health crisis. These attacks on the media show that the government and its loud supporters want to control the narrative, and not the virus, which is the real threat […]

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Nicaragua: Aggressions Against Journalists Evidences a Lack of Freedom of Expression

Nicaragua: Aggressions Against Journalists Evidences a Lack of Freedom of Expression

By | March 11, 2020 at 2:32 pm

London, March 5, 2020- The harassment and aggressions against journalists and the President of Nicaraguan PEN Centre, Gioconda Belli, which occurred in the Metropolitan Cathedral of Managua during the memorial mass for the theologian and poet Ernesto Cardenal, demonstrate once again that Daniel Ortega’s government continues criminalizing the right to dissent, and the right to […]

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