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Greece: EU and Member States Must Create Safe Environment for Journalists

Greece: EU and Member States Must Create Safe Environment for Journalists

By | March 4, 2020 at 1:02 pm

Physical attacks, online harassment and censorship: In recent days, media freedom organizations have shed light on threats against journalists reporting on the arrival of migrants into Greece. These attacks are taking place in a context of violence against migrants and those supporting them, such as NGOs and self-organized groups. They restrict the ability of journalists to work safely […]

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Imprisoned Palestinian Poet Ashraf Fayadh Wins PEN Canada One Humanity Award

Imprisoned Palestinian Poet Ashraf Fayadh Wins PEN Canada One Humanity Award

By | October 17, 2017 at 8:30 am

Imprisoned Palestinian poet and visual artist Ashraf Fayadh will receive the PEN Canada One Humanity Award, October 20 at the International Festival of Authors.

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Kingston Writers Will Sponsor Syrian Refugee

Kingston Writers Will Sponsor Syrian Refugee

By | February 9, 2016 at 1:54 pm

A group of Kingston writers will sponsor the resettlement of a prominent Syrian writer who is under threat and has been forced to flee.

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